Explore our many distinctive gardens and unique plant collections which thrive in this exceptionally fertile site.
Many areas of the original planting have been restored in recent years, and new imaginative gardens created including the Herb Garden which is one of the largest and most comprehensive in the United Kingdom.
The botanic gardens evoke feelings of tranquility and peace whilst being stimulating, educational and fun.
There are tours of the Manor House
and the Rural Life Museum and the Herb Garden.