Prices and Opening Times
Open every day, 10am – 4pm. Online booking is advisable, but not essential.
Note: Please be aware that the West Lawn will be closed to Garden visitors during weddings & special events.
Last entry is between 2-3pm.
Our coffee shop is open, serving hot drinks, home made sandwiches and a selection of hot savouries.
Please note that the Gardens will be closing at 2pm on the following dates:
- Friday 3rd November, 2023
- Friday 10th November, 2023
- Friday 17th November, 2023
- Friday 24th November, 2023
- Friday 1st December, 2023
- Friday 8th December, 2023
- Saturday 9th December, 2023
- Friday 15th December, 2023
- Friday 22nd December, 2023
- Wednesday 3rd January, 2024
- Friday 12th January, 2024
- Saturday 13th January, 2024
- Saturday 20th January, 2024
- Friday 26th January, 2024
- Monday 29th January, 2024
The last bookable slots on these days is midday.
Make big savings…
Buy a Passport Ticket and, as well as the Gardens, you can also visit the nearby Swannery and Children’s Farm for a fraction of the normal price. It’s totally flexible, you don’t have to visit all three places on the same day.
Valid for unlimited entry to the Swannery, Children’s Farm and Subtropical Gardens, for 12 months from date of purchase.
- 10% off full price catering purchases (excludes alcohol, ice cream and items on sale).
- 10% off full price shop purchases and plants (excludes HTA vouchers, stamps, ice cream and items on sale).
- Half price entry to Hestercombe Gardens, Forde Abbey and Wookey Hole. The season ticket must be presented at every visit. You may need to book your visit to these attractions in advance – please check with these attractions prior to visiting.
Group Rate (for ten people or more)
*Pre schools – Children under 5 years may enter the attractions free of charge. All accompanying adults must pay the school groups admission rate.
Current serving members of the armed forces, and their immediate family, get in to all Abbotsbury attractions free of charge. Please note you will need to show a valid warrant card (maximum of 2 adults and 3 children).
Disabled visitors pay full rate. However, one carer can accompany each FREE of charge.
Tesco Clubcard vouchers can be used to pay to enter the Gardens. They can be used against our individual adult and child tickets. Excludes discounted offers, season tickets and passport tickets. Please redeem your voucher first on the Tesco Days Out website, then bring your voucher with you when you visit. Click here to find out more.
Tesco Clubcard vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with our season ticket or any other discount group offer. Change is not given nor can they be used to purchase goods from the shop or café.
Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome in all areas. Please pick up after your dog and use the bins located throughout the Gardens.