Plan your visit to Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Open times

Summer opening hours

Last entry: 1 hour before closing

Main car park gates locked at time of Gardens closure

We may occasionally need to close attractions for maintenance or visitor safety. Check for planned closures and visitor notices before you visit.

Sorry assistance dogs only

Ticket prices

Adult: £15.50

Children (5 to 16)*: £4.50

Children under 5: free

Families: £35.75

More information

*all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Getting to the Gardens

The Gardens are situated 2 miles north-east of Romsey in Hampshire.

There are many ways to travel to the Gardens; by public transport (bus and train), bike, car or on foot.

Directions, parking and EV charging


Food and drink

With the the Courtyard Café and Garden Restaurant & Tea Rooms to choose from, there's a fantastic range of great value home-cooked meals available onsite, all made with fresh and locally sourced seasonal ingredients.

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Centenary Border

Explore the gardens

The award winning Sir Harold Hillier Gardens specialises in horticulture, conservation, education and recreation. Outstanding features include the splendour of the seasonal planting displays set in 180 acres.

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Young girl and boy running towards us with trees behind them


The Gardens are full of exciting play features which are suitable for all abilities.

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flat paved pathway


All-ability path network and accessible toilets.

Mobility scooter service - £3.95 for 3 hours. Book in advance phone 01794 368787.

Only registered assistance dogs are permitted.

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Coach at Hillier Gardens


We welcome group visits and can help you to plan your perfect day.

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Education Garden at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens


Using exciting environmental games and activities, the Gardens’ experienced staff and volunteers assemble day programmes which provide valuable links to all parts of the National Curriculum

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A family celebrating in the Garden Restaurant

Special occasions

The venues at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens offer elegant spaces for special occasions or business use.

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Conference and business hire

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens offer several sophisticated spaces to make your next business function truly unique..

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