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Group visits

See how you can visit our beautiful gardens

When are we open?


The gardens are open from May through to September each year for weekday group visits by appointment only – a group must consist of 20 or more people.

Garden Tour – £10 per person

A two hour full guided garden tour by the Head Gardener/Designer.


Morning visits – suggested arrival times between 10.00am and 11.00am.

Afternoon visits – suggested arrival times between 2.00pm and 3.00pm.


Refreshments can be added if required at an additional cost.

Please allow a minimum of 2½ hours for the garden tour visit if you require refreshments.

Refreshments are served in a marquee and toilets are available.

Refreshments must be booked for the whole group and prior to the day of the visit.



Refreshments are available for an additional cost:

Tea/Coffee and Biscuits  £2.00 per person

Tea/Coffee and Cake       £3.50 per person



Coaches are advised to enter Littlethorpe Road from The Dallamires Road roundabout as opposed to the bypass entrance preferred by satellite navigation systems.  Visitors can be dropped off at the Stable Block gates.

Cars can park behind the Stable Block – a maximum of 15 on weekdays.   Coaches can park on Ripon Bypass or in Ripon Coach Park.

If you are a commercial garden tour company wishing to organise a tour of our gardens, please contact us direct

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