Our Formal Garden is hailed as one of the finest examples of the world-renowned partnership between garden designer Gertrude Jekyll and architect Sir Edwin Lutyens.
Garden audio tours
Listen in on the secrets of selected gardens from their head gardeners. Our audio tours take you through seasonal planting, histories and stories.
Landscape garden tour
Walk around Hestercombe's famous landscape garden with Chief Executive Philip White MBE. The tour can take from 60-90 minutes depending on the route.
Formal garden tour
Explore the highlights of the wonderful Formal Garden at Hestercombe. Head Gardener Claire Greenslade guides you through the different sections of the garden.
Gardens10am – 6pm, last entry at 5pm (4pm in Winter)
House: Gallery & Secondhand Book Shop11am – 5pm (4pm in Winter)
The Column Room Restaurant12 – 5pm (4pm in Winter)
The Stables Cafe10am – 5.30pm (5pm in Winter)
Gardens Shop11am – 5.30pm (5pm in Winter)
Plant Centre11am – 5.30pm (5pm in Winter)