There’s so much to explore in this woodland garden that you could easily spend half a day here.

When you arrive, pick up a leaflet which tells you what’s at its best in the garden.

Enjoy the ornamental gardens near the Elizabethan house.

Discover herbaceous borders, Water Gardens, the Himalayan Glade, the Rhododendron Walk, the Winter Garden, the Walled Garden and the world’s largest seed conservation project, the Millennium Seed Bank.

Visit the Loder Valley Nature Reserve. Covering 150 acres and home to 300 plant species and abundant wildlife. To gain access, you’ll need a permit, map and the gate entrance code from the admissions kiosk.

Entry is free for National Trust members, however car parking charges apply. These increase depending on how long you spend in the garden.


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Address: Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6TN View map Phone: 01444 894066 Length of visit: 3-4 hours
Dog friendly: No
Cafe: Yes
Car park: Yes
House open: Yes
House open - occasionally: No
Family friendly: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Wheelchair - majority: Yes

For information on opening times and to buy tickets: Click here

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