Opening and closing times

Find opening and closing times for the gardens, attractions, cafés, restaurants, shops and car park. Times are seasonal and vary throughout the year.

A reflective lake surface showing golden red autumnal trees

Gardens open 10am to 4.30pm (last entry 4pm)

The gardens are open for you to explore all year except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. 

We may occasionally need to close attractions for maintenance or visitor safety. Please check for planned closures and visitor notices before you visit.

Cafés and restaurants

Stables Kitchen and Pantry (near the Mansion)

  • 10am to 4pm

Seeds Café (inside the Visitor Centre)

  • 10am to 4pm

Shopping 

Visitor Centre shop and Plant Centre

Monday to Saturday, 10am to 4.30pm

Sunday, 10.30am to 4.30pm

Things to see

The Mansion

Closed

The Millennium Seed Bank

10am to 3.30pm (last entry 3pm) 

We may occasionally need to close attractions for maintenance or visitor safety. Please check for planned closures and visitor notices before you visit.

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