Explore our wild botanic garden, home to the Millennium Seed Bank and over 500 acres of the world’s plants in the heart of Sussex.
What's on at Wakehurst
What's in the gardens
Get closer to wildlife in our 150-acre nature reserve, home to 300 plant species as well as dormice, badgers, kingfishers, butterflies and more local species.
Over 200 years, the residents of Wakehurst’s Mansion acquired plants from all over the world, surrounding the estate with beautiful intimate gardens across the seasons.
With over 500 acres of woodland and gardens to explore, this is the perfect day out for your family. Don't forget to hire a Wakehurst Explorer backpack and be an adventurer for the day!
Eating and drinking
Our two eateries have a range of hot food, tasty salads and delicious treats to fuel your trip. Keep a look out for our special roasts in the Mansion.
Explore our magnificent living collection of woodland trees and plants.