Opening Times
Hestercombe Gardens is open all year round, except Christmas Day.

The gardens are open from 10a.m. to 6p.m. with the last entry at 5p.m. (dusk in Winter)

The Courtyard, Stables Kitchen and Lutyens Gallery are open 10a.m. to 5.30p.m. (closing at 5p.m. in Winter)

The Gardens Shop & Plant Centre are open 11a.m. to 5.30p.m. (closing at 4.30p.m. in Winter)

Latest Visitor Information

  • 22 April 2014
    Meet Head Gardener Claire Reid and come along on a tour of Hestercombe. Taking about 1.5 hours, you will learn about the gardens, the history and how ...
  • 16 April 2014
    The bluebell walk is open!  Gotton Copse is full with beautiful blues as the bluebells burst into flower. Follow the signs, admission is included in ...
  • 03 April 2014
    From Saturday 5th April families can join in on a fun Easter egg hunt set in the landscape (and formal) gardens. Look out for eggs along the way and a...

 

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Opening Times

Hestercombe Gardens is open all year round, except Christmas Day.

Prices

Did you know Hestercombe is an INDEPENDENT CHARITY? All proceeds from garden admission, retail and events go directly towards the continued restoration, maintenance and development of these important gardens.

Directions

Just 15 minutes / 5.9 miles from Junction 25, the M5 and 2.5 miles from the Taunton Railway Station - follow the brown daisy signs to Cheddon Road and Cheddon Fitzpaine.

Groups & Tours

Hestercombe welcomes groups so come along by coach and enjoy peace & tranquillity just 5.9 miles from Junction 25 on the M5 Voted in the Top 50 Coach-Friendly UK Attractions

Dogs

Come rain or shine, Hestercombe is the perfect place to walk your dogs. Please ensure you keep them on a short lead and use the 'doggy bins' provided.

Locality

Come rain or shine, Hestercombe is the perfect place to walk your dogs. Please ensure you keep them on a short lead and use the 'doggy bins' provided.

Membership

Feel Free to visit us whenever you want, whether it is for a quiet walk in the gardens, to soak up the changing of the seasons, chat over a warming drink or delicious meal in the restaurant or to get inspiration for your own garden projects, we are here to welcome you.

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