Opening Times

Waterperry Gardens (the ornamental gardens, garden shop, gift barn, gallery and museum) is open for visitors 7 days a week. Closed between Christmas and New Year.

We reserve the right to change opening times without notice if necessary.

April – Sept
Oct – March
Gardens, Garden Shop
& Gift Barn
10.00 – 5.30
10.00 – 5.00
The Tea Shop – last orders 30 mins before closing
10.00 – 5.30
10.00 – 5.00
The Gallery
10.00 – 5.30
10.00 – 5.00
(Times now vary but usually open as shown)
11.00 – 4.00
11.00 – 4.00
CLOSED: Between Christmas and New Year.

Car Parking
There is ample space for parking at Waterperry and spaces for disabled drivers near to the Teashop.

Entrance Fees

The only charge at Waterperry is for access to the gardens. Admission charges go directly towards helping to maintain and develop the gardens.

Feb – Oct
Nov –  Jan
Children (Aged 16 and under) FREE FREE
Parties over 20 booked in advance
Fresco Tours in the House – Wed & Fri 2pm £5.00 £5.00

Please note you do not have to pay entrance charges to visit the plant centre, garden shop, gallery, gift barn and teashop.

One carer or companion is admitted free of charge per wheelchair user, visually impaired visitor or another person whose disability necessitates a carer. Please note: Dogs are not allowed in the garden, with the exception of registered support dogs.

For the safety and wellbeing of all our visitors, the use of balls, frisbees, scooters, bicycles and rollerblades are not allowed in the gardens.

Members (and staff) of the RHS. Free access every Wednesday and Friday throughout 2024 – Member 1 only, Non-member normal garden entrance fee applies. You will need to be able to show us your valid RHS card to get free entry: not just a barcode on an app please.

We reserve the right to change opening times without notice if necessary. Free entry does not apply to group bookings.