Hergest Croft Gardens
70 acre garden in the Welsh Marches, created over 120 years by the Banks family. More than 5,000 rare trees and shrubs, including the National Collections of maples, birches and zelkovas. Maple Grove contains new introductions from all over the world, and in Park Wood giant rhododendrons and exotic trees create a positively Himalayan scene. Herbaceous borders, kitchen garden, roses, rockery: a garden for all seasons.
The gardens are partially accessible to wheelchair users.
Gift Shop selling a variety of gifts, local produce and crafts.
Plant Sales area selling a fantastic range of unusual plants, shrubs and trees.
Maples Tearooms, serving home cooked light lunches and teas made from locally sourced ingredients, really good coffee and Kelsmor ice cream.
Dogs on leads welcome. Free parking.
Open daily 11.30 to 5.00 until Sunday 30th October.
£7.00 adult admission; accompanied children under 16 free.
Pre-booked groups of more than 20 adults: £6.00 each.
Pre-booked groups of more than 20 adults with a private garden tour: £8.00 each.
Adult season ticket: £27, gives access to the gardens 365 days a year.
Hergest Croft, Ridgebourne Road, Kington, Herefordshire HR5 3EG