Stourhead Gardens, near Warminster
Stourhead Gardens - a stunning English landscape garden by Henry Hoare 11 in the mid 1800s.
Take a walk around Stourhead Gardens. This great landscape garden will takes your breath away. Children will love the grotto - just wait and see!
There is a wonderful selection of temples including Classical temples, Temple of Flora, Temple of Appollo plus a rock bridge and cascade, all of which are situated around the tranquil lake. The view from the temple of Appollo has been described as one of the most picturesque scenes in the world. See many hybrid rhododendrons, scented azaleas, pelargoniums.
Lovely Autumn colours from around mid October make this a place to visit all year round.
This is a great landscape garden worth visiting any time of the year. It is one of our favourite gardens and should not be missed.
Opening times 2020 Stourhead Gardens
Open all year. Joint membership with free access to all National Trust properties - JOIN BEFORE YOU GO - See our National Trust membership Offer
When is the best time of year to visit Stourhead Gardens?
Stourhead is great all the year round but our preferred time is Autumn when the colours are sublime.
Can you take dogs to Stourhead
Only at certain times of year
How long should I allow to visit Stourhead
We would suggest at least half a day
Are there hotels near to Stourhead
We list the best places to stay nearby - see below
Who designed the gardens at Stourhead
Sir Henry Hoare 11 - a banker in the mid 18th century
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- Street: Stourhead
- Postcode: BA12 6QD
- City: Stourton
- County: Wiltshire
- Country: United Kingdom
- Telephone: 01 747 841152
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