Avon Garden Trust Events
The Trust holds regular visits and meetings to inform our members. Guests are always welcome to attend and join us in visits to some parks and gardens not normally open to the public.
Booking is required for these visits so we can cater for the numbers attending. Please use the booking forms below, or linked from each event and you will receive further details and confirmation of your place.
A booking form for Avon Gardens Trust events is available to download here - AGT Events Booking Form
Advanced booking for future AGT events is advised, but late booking can always be accepted if space on the event allows.
For more information about Avon Gardens Trust Events, Email our Events Coordinator, Peter Hills.
Please note - our programme of visits for 2022 is subject to any Government Covid restrictions applicable at the time.
Wednesday, 25 May 2022 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Our visit to Bowood Manor House gardens has the additional optional opportunity to visit the woodland garden (at extra cost) following lunch. Cost will be £26 to include private tour of walled garden and lunch We will be taken on a guided tour of the private walled garden and landscape followed by lunch in the stables. The gardens have been extensively renovated in recent years so this will be an opportunity to see the result...
Friday, 10 June 2022 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A private visit to Great Chalfield Manor House and Garden, nr Bradford upon Avon. Cost will be £7 for NT members - £17 non NT members - to include house tour and refreshments. Great Chalfield Manor was built around 1465 by Thomas Tropenell, a wealthy business man who built and acquired several large estates during his time. At the heart of the house lies the Hall, flanked by unusually symmetrical gable cross wings and oriel...
Tuesday, 19 July 2022 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 19th July @ 2pm a visit to the gardens of the American Museum, Claverton. Bath Cost will be £18.00 to include, garden entry, tour and refreshments. Following our talk last year, one of the garden team will lead us on a tour of the rennovations of this registered garden and see the planting schemes discussed. Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, the hilltop site of the Museum’s home, Claverton Manor, takes full...
Wednesday, 14 September 2022 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 14th September @ 2pm– a visit to Sezincote House and gardens, Moreton in Marsh, Gloucester. TBC This private visit will include a guided tour of the house and also the gardens followed by refreshments. After winding through the mighty oaks that line the long drive of this Gloucestershire garden on the edge of the Cotswolds, you see a weathered-copper onion dome straight out of India. The south front, complete with curving orangery, unfurls above...