Burghley House | Autumn Wonders In The Gardens
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26 Sep 2024

Tours, Talks & Workshops

Autumn Wonders In The Gardens

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.

Event Information

Book tickets


26 September


11.15am - 4pm


Burghley Gardens


£45 per person

Additional Information

Accessibility | The Gardens are mostly accessible to wheelchair users but please be aware that the paths are gravel and some of the open grassed areas are undulated without pathways. Accessible toilets are available next to the Orangery Restaurant and at the Garden Café. We will endeavour to meet individual needs where we can, please get in touch with us by email to discuss any accessibility requirements before booking.

In line with our standard Terms & Conditions, tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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