Heritage Garden Tours
Date: 26 Aug - 28 Sep 2022Book now
New for 2022
Discover the fascinating story behind the design and creation of the Brockhole gardens by landscape architect Thomas Mawson on our Heritage Garden Tour.
Inspired by our Heritage Lottery Funded Kitchen Garden Project, we invite you to join us on one of our Heritage Garden Tours
Wednesday Afternoons, selected dates April – September 2022
Tour length: 45 mins
Price: Free, with donations towards garden upkeep very much appreciated.
Our guided tour leads you through the gardens, gradually revealing the history of the family and house and how the garden was designed and created at the end of the 19th Century. The tour finishes in our restored Kitchen Garden, with an opportunity to chat to one of our Gardeners and visit the Kitchen Garden Exhibition in the Summerhouse.
Dates: Wednesday Afternoons, 2pm on the following dates:
April: 6th, 20th
May: 4th, 18th
June: 1st, 22nd
July: 6th, 20th
Aug: 3rd, 17th
Sept: 7th, 28th
Start point: Main visitor centre courtyard outside the shop.
Terrain: The garden has steps and a variety of path surfaces and gradients. We do offer a step-free route option. Please let us know in advance of any special access requirements.
Clothing: We recommend outdoor footwear and clothing. We will carry on in the rain!
Booking is essential as numbers on the tour are limited to ensure that everyone has a good experience.