Opening times for 2022

New open days

we are proud to announce that we will be open for 28 days throughout this year.

to share the gardens and oak collection with the public check below for dates!


This garden opens by arrangement on the following dates. Please click on a date below to view details and entry costs or contact us for the opportunity to discuss your requirements for a group or bespoke visit.

NGS Open Day - Sunday 1st may 2:30 - 5:30


At this time of year you can take a leisurely stroll through the extensive gardens adorned with Magnolias, Rhododendrons and Camellias dotted amongst drifts of spanish bluebells.


NGS Open Day - Sunday 5th june- 2.30pm - 5.30pm


Join us for a rare look at this impressive private garden with the summer well on its way the garden bursts into a riot of colours and scents. Is there any better way to round off a bank holiday weekend than with a cream tea in an English country garden?


NGS Open Day - Sunday 3rd of July - 2.30pm - 5.30pm


Chevithorne Barton is the perfect place to get out of the summer heat, the dappled shade provided by the National Oak collection combined with the cooling leats, streams and rills make meandering through this wonderful woodland garden.

NGS Open Day - Sunday 7th August - 2.30pm - 5.30pm

 Join us for our last NGS open day of the year, the late summer borders and walled garden steal the show full of colour, butterflies and bees.


Open days 2022 (from 2pm -5pm)

these openings will be free for public to visit and walk around our friendly gardeners will be on site to answer any questions


2nd – 5th and 9th – 12th 


the 3rd 



18th – 31st