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Nestled at the foot of the South Downs, West Dean Gardens in West Sussex is one of the greatest restored gardens open to the public today.

Visitors can explore a wide range of historic features on a gentle walk around the grounds. From surreal trees to the restored walled garden, West Dean Gardens proudly presents its rich creative and social heritage.

Dogs on a short lead are welcome in West Dean Gardens.

West Dean Gardens are open to the public from February to December.

FEB, NOV & DEC
Mon-Fri 10:30 - 16:00
Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 9:00 - 16:00

MAR - OCT
Mon-Fri 10:30 - 17:00
Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 9:00 - 17:00

December 24 2018 - 31 Jan 2019 - CLOSED

FEB, NOV & DEC
Standard: £6.25
Gift Aid: £6.90

MAR - OCT

Standard: £9.50
Gift Aid: £10.45

Special rates available for groups

Access to the Gardens during West Dean Arts & Craft Festival & Chilli Fiesta is restricted to event ticket holders.

RHS Members - free access to the Gardens (except April - September). Applies to main member and excludes event days.

Restaurant
Gift shop
Toilets
Parking

The shop, restaurant and the majority of the gardens are accessible to wheelchair users. Please contact West Dean directly if you require more information about your visit.

West Dean Gardens is 6 miles north of Chichester on the A286 towards Midhurst. The entrance to the Gardens is clearly signposted off the A286 (N.B. West Dean College has a separate entrance). Free parking is available, with designated spaces for disabled visitors and coaches.

For satellite navigation use postcode PO18 0RX to find West Dean Gardens.

By train: the nearest train station is Chichester, from where you can pick up a taxi or the number 60 bus.

By bus: the number 60 bus runs from Midhurst to Chichester bus station (opposite Chichester railway station) every half hour Monday - Saturday. On Sundays buses are every hour. For an up-to-date timetable visit the STAGECOACH website

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EVENTS AT WEST DEAN GARDENS

august 2019

fri09augAll Daysun11FeaturedChilli Fiesta 2019FestivalWest Dean GardensEvent Type :Family,Food & Drink,Markets, Fairs & Festivals,Music,Outdoors

fri23aug(aug 23)00:00wed04sep(sep 4)00:00Rhythms And Riffs - Exhibition Of PhotographsExhibitionWest Dean GardensEvent Type :Arts & Craft,Exhibition,FREE,Indoors

sat24aug20:00Concert By Fabio ZanonConcertWest Dean College of Arts & ConservationEvent Type :Indoors,Music

sun25aug12:3019:00Guitar Festival Open DayConcertWest Dean College of Arts & ConservationEvent Type :Music

sun25aug18:00Recital by Crazy Nails!ConcertWest Dean College of Arts & ConservationEvent Type :Music

mon26aug20:00Concert By Raphaella SmitsConcertWest Dean College of Arts & ConservationEvent Type :Music

tue27aug20:00Concert By Eden-Stell DuoConcertWest Dean College of Arts & ConservationEvent Type :Music

september 2019

fri23aug(aug 23)00:00wed04sep(sep 4)00:00Rhythms And Riffs - Exhibition Of PhotographsExhibitionWest Dean GardensEvent Type :Arts & Craft,Exhibition,FREE,Indoors

fri06sep18:00Andy Sturgeon: Making the modern gardenLectureWest Dean GardensEvent Type :Science & Nature,Talks & Tours

sat21sep20:00Recital of Music for Piano with Roy StratfordConcertWest Dean College of Arts & ConservationEvent Type :Music