Autumn Wonders in the Gardens – Burghley House

Sep 26
26th September 2024

Put on your walking boots for a guided tour of Burghley's Gardens. As autumn arrives Burghley's Gardens become a blaze of goldens and flaming reds. Join Head Gardener Joe Whitehead on a tour of the Gardens through the rich seasonal displays to learn about the history of the Gardens in autumn, the vast and diverse planting areas, the key autumn highlights plus all the winter tasks and developments planned for the months ahead.

Joe will be sharing seasonal gardening advice and insights. Hear his tips for retaining colour in your garden throughout the autumn months and why autumn is one of the best times for planting.

Your Autumn Wonders in the Gardens day includes:

- Garden Tour & Talk, Joe will guide you around the beautiful South Gardens and Sculpture Garden, pointing out particular planting displays, discuss the stunning seasonal highlights and tell you about upcoming winter developments in the Gardens.
- Soup and Sandwiches, warm up with a hot soup and a sandwich in the Loggia.
- Visit to the Garden Shop, feeling inspired? Pop into the Garden Shop to pick up wonderful autumnal items.

  • Cafe / Tea RoomCafe / Tea Room
  • RestaurantRestaurant
  • Guided ToursGuided Tours
  • WifiWifi
  • ParkingParking
  • AccessibleAccessible
  • ToiletsToilets
  • Baby FacilitiesBaby Facilities
  • Gift ShopGift Shop
  • Dogs WelcomeDogs Welcome
  • Groups WelcomeGroups Welcome
  • Meeting FacilitiesMeeting Facilities

opening times

Thursday 26th September
11:15 to 16:00

entry & prices


more information

Burghley House



Email: burghley@burghley.co.uk

Tel: 01780 752451

Additional Information

Accessibility | There is step-free access to all areas of the event, but please be aware due to the location within the courtyards there are cobbled areas and uneven surfaces


More About The Venue

Burghley House

Burghley House is one of the largest surviving Sixteenth century houses. Conceived by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth.