Benington Lordship Gardens

Events at the Garden

Opening hours 2016

Events Dates Times
Snowdrops and winter flowers
Easter bank holiday weekend Sun 27th & Mon 28th March 12 - 4pm
May Bank Holiday weekends Sun 1st & Mon 2nd May
Sun 29th & Mon 30th May
12 - 4pm
Flower Festival and Open Gardens Sat 25th & Sun 26th June 12 - 5pm
Chilli Festival Sat 27th, Sun 28th & Mon 29th August 10am - 5pm

 
  • Please note the Gardens are not open on a regular weekly basis and there is no public access to the grounds outside the advertised hours.
  • Location work & group bookings are welcome throughout the year.
  • Our tea room is only open in February when we serve hot soup, cream teas, tea, coffee & cakes. On all other openings refreshments are available in the parish hall in aid of St. Peter's church or village groups. For prebooked parties outside normal opening times, tea/coffee can be arranged when making a booking..
  • Coaches are welcome at Benington Lordship - please contact (01438)869668 for more details as booking is essential.
  • Infomation for disabled visitors

     
  • Easter 2016

    In late March the gardens are covered by Scilla bithynica, a dainty relative of the Bluebell.

     

    Opening times: Sun 27th & Mon 28th March, 12 - 4pm.

     

    Prices: Adults £4. Children: Under 16's £2, Under 12's Free.

     

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  • May Bank Holidays 2016

    Early in May the herbaceous borders are starting to fill out with new growth...

     

    Opening times: Sun 1st & Mon 2nd, Sun 29th & Mon 30th May, 12 - 4pm.

                             

     

    Prices: Adults £4. Children: Under 16's £2, Under 12's Free.

     

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  • Flower Festival and Open Gardens 2016

    Many of the gardens around the church and village green are open, some have stalls for plants and books etc and refreshments are provided over both days.

     

    Opening times: Sat 25th & Sun 26th June, 12 - 5pm.

     

    Prices: Adults £5. Children: Under 16's £2, Under 12's Free.

     

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  • Chilli Festival 2016

    Our Chilli Festival is a family event offering a chance to buy Chilli plants, products and sample foods from around the world.

     

    Opening times: Sat 27th, Sun 28th & Mon 29th August, 10am - 5pm.

     

    Prices: Adults £7.50 Children: Under 16's £2.50, Under 12's Free.

     

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  • Snowdrops 2017

    This is our most popular event when the gardens are carpeted in a spectacular display of snowdrops around the remains of the Norman Castle and surrounding moat.

     

    Opening times: Dates will be posted larter this year.

     

    Prices: Adults £5 (Concessions £4 - not on Sundays) Children: Under 16's £2, Under 12's Free.

     

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