Capel Manor Gardens


Capel Manor Gardens' 30-acre estate provides a colourful inspiration and scented oasis surrounding a Georgian Manor House and Victorian Stables. Make the most of this unique opportunity to see behind the scenes at Greater London's only specialist College of Horticulture, Floristry, Garden Design, Arboriculture, Animal Care and Countryside Studies and take away fresh ideas for your own garden.

Capel Manor Gardens features 30 acres of richly planted themed gardens including Historical Gardens, Italianate Maze, Japanese Garden, Kim Wilde's Jungle Gym Garden and many others. It also contains the Gardening Which? Magazine demonstration and trial gardens and The National Gardening Centre. This centre has specially designed gardens including Sunflower Street – seven front and back gardens designed by former students.

There is also The Hessayon Centre with garden gift shop and plant sales in the summer season. •The Animal Corner has Kune Kune pigs, goats, poultry and rabbits and Clydesdale Horses can be seen working and exercising in the grounds. Refreshments are available in the Terrace Restaurant serving hot and cold food or bring your own picnic.

Prices and opening times

Child Ticket Up to £2.50 per ticket
Family Ticket £13.50 per ticket
Concession Ticket £4.50 per ticket
Adult Ticket £5.50 per ticket

Children 5 and under go free.

Concessions include senior citizens, disabled, students and benefit card holders. Family tickets include 2 adults and up to 3 children.

Opening Times

Winter Opening: November to February

Open weekdays only, 10:00 – 17:00

Summer Opening: March to October

Open daily, 10:00 – 17:30

Closed 25 - 31 December and 1 January

Venue Details & Map

Capel Manor Gardens

Bullsmoor Lane
+44 (0)845 6122122
Public transport:
Turn right out of the station, then right at the end of the road. Go under the subway and turn right up to the traffic lights at Bullsmoor Lane and turn left. Capel Manor is on

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