Opening Times

Our Gardens are now closed for the winter but will reopen to the public on Sunday 7th April 2019.  Please see our events listing for our additional opening on Sunday 31st March for our Mothers Day Special.  Please visit our "What's On" Section where forthcoming events for 2019 will be listed.     

Garden Opening & Times (Please note the Castle itself is not open to the public) 

Mondays              Closed 

Tuesdays             Closed 

Wednesdays         Closed 

Thursdays            Closed                                              

Fridays                Closed 

Saturdays            Closed 

Sundays              Closed 

Autumn Colours:

Our Gardens open to the public during the month of October on Sundays only for Autumn Tints  allowing visitors the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful autumn colours presented by the gardens at this time of the year.  Our Tea Room, play areas, etc will be open as usual.   


Dogs are allowed in the gardens but these should be kept on leads at all times.  If you should any have queries then please contact the Castle Office on 01829 720383.  


Caution should be taken around the grounds owing to differential and irregular ground levels, tree roots, etc, with sensible footwear being required at all times as pathways may become slippery. There are landscape features that include shallow, but sheer drops.  Care should be taken around trees.   Please note there are water hazards within the grounds and parental supervision is required at all times. Owing to ground levels, shale pathways etc some of the areas may be restricted for wheelchair access.