Plan Your Next Adventure at Bowood

The perfect place for a family visit, with something for everyone.

Bowood House & Gardens is now closed and will reopen on the 1st April 2022.

2022 Early Bird Season Tickets now on sale

Until 31st January 2022.

Purchase now

Season Tickets

Early Bird 2022 Season Ticket’s are now on sale online only.

Included in your Season Ticket is access to Bowood House, Terrace Gardens and Grounds and the Adventure Playground and The Den, Woodland Gardens (during April to early June). With your Season Ticket you can visit as many times as you wish throughout the open season.


Dates, Times and Prices

Bowood House & Gardens is now closed and will reopen on 1st April 2022.

2022 Day Tickets, on sale from 14th March 2022.

Included within your Day Ticket is access to Bowood House, Terrace Gardens, Grounds and Adventure Playground. Day Tickets must be purchased in advance.

Only assistance dogs are permitted inside the Grounds of Bowood House & Gardens.


Bowood's Private Garden Tours

An award-winning garden made up of four distinctly different one-acre squares. Closed to the public but available for group bookings and for visitors to book onto our Individual Private Walled Garden Guided Tours throughout the season, as below:

LORD AND LADY LANSDOWNE’S PRIVATE WALLED GARDEN TOURS- On selective dates throughout the season, you can purchase a place on an exclusive guided tour. 2022 dates coming soon.



Group Visits

A warm welcome awaits you…

Bowood House, home to the Lansdowne family, is surrounded by 2,000 acres of Grade 1 listed ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland, the award-winning Walled Gardens, and spring Woodland Gardens. Whether you are a tour operator, special interest group, or planning to visit with friends and family, we have a variety of group packages and guided tours.


School Visits

Beautifully inspired learning…

Bowood House & Gardens have created a fun, educational programme for Nursery and Primary Schools offering a variety of topics to stimulate and inspire.

  • World War I
  • Shapes and Numbers
  • Oxygen to Photosynthesis
  • Bowood Nature Detectives
  • Architecture and Landscapes

Woodland Gardens

The Woodland Gardens will open again mid April to early June 2022.

A separate attraction with a separate entrance to Bowood House & Gardens. The entrance is just off the A342, Devizes Road, between Derry Hill and Sandy Lane villages.

Only open for 6 weeks during the flowering season. Covering over 30 acres, this garden is an oasis of bluebells, azaleas, magnolias, and rhododendrons. Considered to be one of the most exciting gardens of its type in the country with over 30 hardy hybrids, which were thought to be extinct.

The Woodland Gardens will reopen again from mid April to early June 2022.


Food & Drink

The Treehouse Café, Stables Restaurant and the Ice-Cream Kiosk.




Gift Shop

Complete your trip by visiting Bowood’s Terrace Gift Shop.

Located within the House offering an array of locally sourced food products, Bowood souvenirs, a range of delightful homewares and a selection of books.