Reigate's scenic Gatton Park will be open this Sunday (February 16) from 11am to 4pm, as part of the National Gardens Scheme.
The gardens and grounds in Rocky Lane will also be open for Snowdrop Week from Monday (February 17) through to Friday, February 21, from noon to 4pm. The park will hold another gardens and park open day on Sunday, February 23, from noon to 4pm. There will be guided tours available during the afternoon and refreshments will be available in Gatton Hall. Admission is £4 per adult, with children free, and dogs welcome on a lead.
The gardens and grounds include a bird hide, a restored Victorian parterre at the centre of the estate, and restored rock and Japanese gardens, all situated in 250 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown-designed parkland. Gatton Park is open on the first Sunday of the month from February to October. Website: www.gattonpark.com