Your Visit

Welcome to Hestercombe House and Gardens, with fifty acres of stunning landscape and formal gardens. Easy to find, we’re just minutes from the centre of Taunton, and 6 miles from Junction 25 of the M5.

Explore three centuries of garden design – including collaborations between Gertrude Jekyll and Edward Lutyens – enjoy the work of top contemporary artists at Hestercombe Gallery, relax with afternoon tea in the elegant Column Room, and take advantage of our regular activities for children and adults.


Summer: 10am – 6pm, last entry at 5pm

Winter: 10am – 5pm, last entry at 4pm

Hestercombe is open all year, except Christmas Day.

We’re dog friendly: all dogs are welcome at Hestercombe throughout the gardens, cafe and shop.