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West Dean Gardens

West Dean Gardens in West Sussex is one of the greatest restored gardens open to the public in England. An impressive collection of working Victorian Glasshouses, a 300 foot Edwardian pergola, a spring garden and the occasional surreal fibreglass tree offer year-round interest to garden visitors.

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West Dean Gardens Tour

Discover West Dean Gardens with Jim Buckland, inspirational gardener that since 1991, together with Sarah Wain and the garden team, shaped West Dean as you know it today. Narrator: Jim Buckland
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West Dean Chichester West Sussex GB PO18 0RX

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    Opening times

    Feb, Nov & Dec 2018 Mon - Fri 10:30am - 4pm Sat, Sun & Bank Hols 9am - 4pm Mar - Oct 2018 Mon - Fri 10:30am - 5pm Sat, Sun & Bank Hols 9am - 5pm 24 Dec 2018 - 31 Jan 2019 Closed The Gardens Restaurant and Shop opens at 9am Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays with full access to the Gardens. Last entry is 30 minutes before closing time.

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