Gardens & Flower Shows

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Annual survey reveals England’s most popular attractions during 2019

The annual attractions survey by VisitEngland has revealed the most popular free and paid-for attractions visited during 2019. 

Winchester Cathedral

8 of the most beautiful places in… Hampshire

A pick ‘n’ mix selection of beautiful places in Hampshire, including seaside resorts, a national park and coastal ports.

RHS Garden Wisley's Glow illuminations

Group rates for RHS Gardens’ Christmas Glow events

Tickets for Glow at the RHS Gardens are now on sale to group organisers and coach operators as the charity prepares to light up its gardens for the festive season.

Chatsworth

Picture this: some of the most beautiful places to visit in autumn

A selection of attractions which are perfect for autumnal walks, seasonal displays and beautiful photo opportunities.

National Garden Scheme visitors

5 private garden visits for groups with the National Garden Scheme

There are a range of private gardens from the National Garden Scheme to choose from across the UK, perfect for groups wanting a private tour. Here are five favourites…

Borde Hill Garden, west Sussex

Seasonal displays, autumn tours and an exhibition available at Borde Hill Garden

Borde Hill Garden in Haywards Heath is taking group bookings for the rest of this year, and into next with a variety of tours and discounts available. 

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019

Plans revealed for first ever virtual RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The world’s most famous flower show and highlight of the gardening calendar is still going ahead for 2020…virtually. 

National Garden Scheme

Mary Berry launches National Garden Scheme campaign

The Support Our Gardens appeal will keep thousands of gardens virtually open, in an effort to raise funds during the coronavirus pandemic. 

RHS Garden Wisley

Photo gallery: 10 uplifting images from RHS gardens

These new photos from the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) are the perfect pick-me-up.

RHS Bridgewater

RHS Bridgewater opening postponed until 2021 due to coronavirus impact

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has announced that its newest garden will now open in May 2021. 

RHS Wisley

National Express launches daily stop at RHS Garden Wisley

Coach operator National Express has teamed up with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to offer a direct daily return coach service from central London to RHS Garden Wisley in Surrey.

Toby Buckland at BBC Gardeners' World Live

Interview: Garden designer and broadcaster Toby Buckland

Toby talks about the upcoming BBC Gardeners’ World Live show and what he expects groups to be making a beeline for at this year’s event. 

BBC Gardeners World Live

Monty Don and Alan Titchmarsh on the line-up at BBC Gardeners’ World Live

Group discounts are available for the four-day event taking place in June at Birmingham’s NEC. 

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

RHS Shows & festivals: Which one is best for your group?

Epitomising the British love of gardens, the Royal Horticultural Society has a different show for all interests. Find out which one is most suitable for your members in our handy guide. 

Four Seasons by Philip Haas

Striking sculptures linked to the four seasons at RHS Wisley

A collection of larger-than-life sculptures will go on display at RHS Garden Wisley this spring for its major 2020 art exhibition. 

RHS Bridgewater

Group bookings for RHS Bridgewater as opening date is announced

Organisers and coach operators can now book to visit the new RHS site which will open in Greater Manchester this July. 

Borde Hill

Borde Hill Garden’s anniversary highlights for group visits

The Grade II listed garden in West Sussex will host group-friendly events throughout 2020. 

St Michael's Mount Gardens in Cornwall

Unusual gardens: Where’s your favourite for a group visit?

Gardens are a staple of group day trips and longer breaks. But what about finding somewhere a bit different? Try these for starters. 

Fountain at RHS Garden Wisley

Highlights from the RHS gardens’ 2020 calendar

RHS gardens are very popular with visiting groups, offering beautiful sights in every season. Here are some highlights to look forward to from the charity’s 2020 calendar of events.

Crowds Admiring the Display at Blenheim Palace Flower Show 2019

Save the date for next year’s Blenheim Palace Flower Show

Visitors to the 2020 event at the iconic palace in Oxfordshire can expect hundreds of exhibitors, talks and plenty of inspiration.