We are now open daily for plant sales, from 10.30 to 4.30 - no appointment needed. We have a wonderful range of plants for sale, including clematis, azaleas and rhododendrons. The shop and tearooms are closed. Season ticket holders and plant buyers are welcome to visit the gardens; some new sculptures have just been installed, and everything is looking glorious!
2020 Opening dates
Weekend opening from: Saturday, 7th March
Open daily from: Monday, 30th March until Sunday, 1st November (11:30 to 17:00)
|Children||No charge||Under 16|
|Groups||£6.00||Minimum 20 adult visitors, booking essential|
|Groups - including private garden tour||£8.00||Minimum 20 adult visitors, booking essential|
|Adult Season Ticket||£27.00||Annually to enable you to enjoy the gardens 365 days a year when we are closed to other visitors. The ticket is non-transferable-|
|Members of the Historic Houses Association||No charge||Members and friends are welcome to visit the gardens free except during the Flower Fair and Plant Fair|
Dogs: Dogs on leads are welcome throughout the gardens.
Picnics: Picnics are welcome in the Orchard or Car Park.
Disabled Access: Disabled facilities are provided but some areas of the Gardens are not accessible to wheelchairs. Download our access statement.
Special Opening: Hergest Court is open by appointment. Please contact Hergest Estate Office for more information.
Contact us: see link at bottom of the page,
Plan of the gardens
Download our PDF map of the gardens.
How to find us
The gardens are on Ridgebourne Road in Kington.
From Kington Town Centre follow Church Road until it becomes Montfort Road at the junction with Hergest Road. Continue over the brow of the hill and turn immediately left into Ridgebourne Road.
From Floodgates, turn off the A44 (signed Kington/Huntington) onto Montfort Road. After approximately 400 metres turn right into Ridgebourne Road.
The car park for Hergest Croft Gardens is approximately 450 metres up Ridgebourne Road on the right hand side. If you have a blue badge or need to drop off someone with limited mobility then continue past the car park and take the first turning on the left.
Our postcode is HR5 3EG.
OS Grid Ref: SO 28534 56744
Lat/Lon: 52°12'15.38"N / 3° 2'47.40"W
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