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Spetchley Park Gardens

Fountain Garden -

Address

Spetchley
Worcestershire
West Midlands
WR5 1RS

Contact

Tel : +44 01905 345 106

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Prices

Child
£0.00£2.50


Family
£17.00

Concession
£6.50

adult
£7.00

Spetchley is a garden for all tastes containing one of the biggest private collections of plant varieties outside the major botanical gardens. The Gardens are not a formal paradise of neatly manicured lawns or beds but rather a wondrous display of plants, shrubs and trees woven into a garden of many rooms and vistas.

The exuberant planning, the peaceful walks, make this an oasis of enjoyment and quiet. April and May produce a wonderful display of spring bulbs, especially daffodils, as well as flowering trees and shrubs. The large collection of roses, both old-fashioned and modern, come into their own in June and July, whilst July, August and September reveal the great herbaceous borders in all their glory. Late September sees the start of the Autumn tints. This is indeed a garden for all seasons, and has been described as one of horticulture's best-kept secrets.

Close by is the Deer Park with its fine herds of red and fallow deer. This has changed little since the 17th Century and makes a delightful walk.

The Gardens are open in 2016 from 25 March to 30 September from Wednesdays to Sunday (and on Bank Holiday Mondays) and also on Saturdays and Sundays in October. For further information telephone 01905 345106 or visit www.spetchleygardens.co.uk

Coach parties are welcome and guided tours are available, both by prior arrangement. Unfortunately, because of the nature of the environment, wheelchair access is limited. Please note that the house is not open to the public.

The Spetchley Specialist Plant Fair will be held on 24 April 2016. Gates open from 11am-5pm and entry is £5 for adults, under 16's free of charge. It is the perfect place to find something for you garden. 13 & 14 August 2016 will be a weekend of Military Re-enactment spread over 5 periods of history. Come and see how our ancestors used to live, eat and fight from the Middle Ages through to World War 2. Entry will be £8.00 for adults, £3.00 for children 5-16 years, under 5's free of charge, a family ticket (2 adults & 2 children) is available for £20.00.

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Half Term ‘Spooky Root House Trail’ at the Gardens

Join us at the award winning Spetchley Park Gardens in Worcester for a spooktacular October half term. Follow the pumpkin trail around 30 acres of beautiful Gardens, reveal the haunted code and enter the Spooky Root House – dare you pick up the token to collect your treat? After all the fun why not relax in our Tea Room and enjoy a selection of delicious soups, cakes and haunted biscuits. Entry to the Gardens is FREE for children during half term and the trail costs £1 per person.

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posted 13/10/2016 09:00:00

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Directions


By Road

Leave M5 at J7. Take A44 signposted Evesham/Worcester South. Go straight over 1st roundabout (A44), right at the 2nd roundabout (A44) and right at the 3rd roundabout Evesham to Stratford (A44). Shortly after crossing M5 you will pass under a white footbridge; the entrance to the gardens is 100 yards past this on the right hand side.

By Public Transport

Trains to either Worcester Shrub Hill or Worcester Foregate Street

Bus Number 349 Worcester - Kington or the 350 Worcester - Inkberrow

Fountain Garden - Fountain Gardens - Lake and House - Millennium Garden - Vegetable garden - The Rose Lawn - A hidden garden - The South Border - Wedding Venue -
Fountain Garden - Fountain Gardens - Lake and House - Millennium Garden - Vegetable garden - The Rose Lawn - A hidden garden - The South Border - Wedding Venue -

Spetchley Park Gardens facilities include:

  • Dogs restrictions
  • In countryside
  • Outdoor event/attraction
  • Guided tours available for groups
  • Suitable for families
  • Suitable for young children
  • Group discounts available (min group size)
  • Café/restaurant
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)
  • Groups accepted
  • Max group size
  • Min group size
  • Special group rates
  • Toilets

Spetchley Park Gardens accessibility includes:

  • Ramp/level access
  • Toilets for disabled visitors
  • Service dogs permitted (eg guide dogs)
  • Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
  • Flat route with no steps from parking area to entrance
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • Level access, ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Level access, ramp or lift to gift shop
  • Level access, ramp or lift to restaurant
  • Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point

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