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 Visit Balhary - an organic walled garden

Visit Balhary - an organic walled garden

Thursday 15 September, 2022
Get away to a garden

Get away to a garden

Wednesday 15 June, 2022
Going on holiday or planning a road trip in July or August? There’s almost certainly a garden to visit on the way.
West Linton Gardens 2022

West Linton Gardens 2022

Wednesday 1 June, 2022
A varied selection of gardens, approximately 1,000 feet above sea level, with acidic soil, high rainfall and low winter temperatures.
Corsock House Gardens 70th Platinum Jubilee

Corsock House Gardens 70th Platinum Jubilee

Friday 27 May, 2022
Corsock House is celebrating its own platinum jubilee this year as it opens for charity for the 70th time.
Pittenweem village trail on Sunday 12 June

Pittenweem village trail on Sunday 12 June

Thursday 26 May, 2022
A variety of gardens of Pittenweem, a picturesque fishing village in the East Neuk of Fife, will open their gates to the public to raise money for charities.
Behind the scenes of McLaren's Nursery - guided tour

Behind the scenes of McLaren's Nursery - guided tour

Wednesday 18 May, 2022
Ticketed event for a small group of 30 - book your ticket today.
A trio of East Lothian Gardens

A trio of East Lothian Gardens

Tuesday 10 May, 2022
Gardens to visit in March across Scotland (including Mother’s Day destinations)

Gardens to visit in March across Scotland (including Mother’s Day destinations)

Thursday 17 February, 2022
We reveal outdoor places for garden lovers to visit in March in Scotland (including Mother's Day destinations)
Be dazzled by colour in Fife

Be dazzled by colour in Fife

Wednesday 16 February, 2022
For £20, you can buy a season ticket that gives entry, with one guest, to Willowhill Garden on as many as 18 open days in 2022. The ticket comes with a 35-page booklet.
Gardens to visit in Scotland in February (with Valentine’s Day destinations)

Gardens to visit in Scotland in February (with Valentine’s Day destinations)

Tuesday 1 February, 2022
We reveal outdoor places for garden lovers to visit this month in Scotland (including Valentine’s Day destinations)
Snowdrops and Winter Walks

Snowdrops and Winter Walks

Friday 7 January, 2022
We are delighted to announce nineteen gardens that will open with SGS in 2022 for Snowdrops and Winter Walks to raise money for charity. Make sure to visit them!
Gardens 'by arrangement'

Gardens 'by arrangement'

Tuesday 4 January, 2022
Did you know that we have hundreds of gardens that are open to visitors by arrangement with the garden owner? This is your chance to arrange an exclusive visit!
Autumn colours

Autumn colours

Sunday 17 October, 2021
Nothing will get you in the mood for autumn like these charming gardens filled with vibrant colours of trees and shrubs.
Visit Duns this summer

Visit Duns this summer

Thursday 5 August, 2021
For the first time ever, the beautiful Border town of Duns will host an Open Day for charity. You are invited!
Big Bee Challenge with BBC Radio 2

Big Bee Challenge with BBC Radio 2

Tuesday 20 July, 2021
We teamed up with BBC Radio2 to showcase a selection of bee-friendly gardens in Scotland. You can visit them on 31 July & 1 August.
Angus & Dundee Garden Trail

Angus & Dundee Garden Trail

Wednesday 24 March, 2021
Angus & Dundee Gardeners will be holding a trail of fifteen gardens open across the area over selected dates in June. All of these gardens are new to our scheme and raising money for Maggie’s Dundee.
Virtual Summer Garden Festival

Virtual Summer Garden Festival

Thursday 30 July, 2020
We teamed up with Discover Scottish Gardens to showcase a selection of summer garden videos created by our Garden Openers. The event will take place online on 8 & 9 August.
Visitors Guidance During Covid-19

Visitors Guidance During Covid-19

Friday 10 July, 2020
We've missed you greatly and can't wait to see you back in some of our gardens that re-open from 15 July. Please, read and follow our newly introduced health and safety measures to help us protect our community during Covid-19.
Make a Living Roof for your Birds and a Crown Children's Activity

Make a Living Roof for your Birds and a Crown Children's Activity

Saturday 30 May, 2020
Megan shows us how to make a living roof for a bird box, plus how to make a flower crown as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Mini Garden Activities with Children

Mini Garden Activities with Children

Friday 29 May, 2020
Make a Jar-den and enjoy a scavenger hunt and mini-garden project as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Up-cycling Plastic Plant Pots Children's Activity

Up-cycling Plastic Plant Pots Children's Activity

Thursday 28 May, 2020
Up-cycle your old plastic plant pots as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Making a Kokedama Children's Activity

Making a Kokedama Children's Activity

Tuesday 26 May, 2020
Join Matilda as she shows you how you can create a Kokedama, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Make a Mayflower Children's Activity

Make a Mayflower Children's Activity

Monday 25 May, 2020
Get creative and make a May flower, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Making a Bug Hotel Children's Activity

Making a Bug Hotel Children's Activity

Sunday 24 May, 2020
Join Eilidh as she shows you how to make a bug hotel as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Grow a Pip Children's Activity

Grow a Pip Children's Activity

Saturday 23 May, 2020
Join Pippa as she shows you how you can grow a pip from a tangerine, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Making a Mandala Children's Activity

Making a Mandala Children's Activity

Friday 22 May, 2020
Learn how to make a beautiful mandala using flowers and plants from your garden, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Celebrating National Children's Gardening Week 2020

Celebrating National Children's Gardening Week 2020

Friday 22 May, 2020
Join us as we celebrate National Children's Gardening Week 2020 with lots of Gardening with Children activities.
Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Tuesday 17 March, 2020
Please check here for information about the impact of Covid-19 on our Garden Openings and what we are doing to minimise the spread of this virus and support our community.
New Gardens to Visit in 2020

New Gardens to Visit in 2020

Sunday 9 February, 2020
Eighty-nine gardens, new to our scheme, will open over 2020. From the zany landscape of Jupiter Artland to the charming Ayrshire village of Fenwick, don't miss these openings.
New Gardens Opening in August

New Gardens Opening in August

Tuesday 23 July, 2019
Check out our fantastic new August garden openings...