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Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Visitor information


  • April–October 10am–6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • November–March 10am–5pm (last entry 4pm)
  • Open all year including bank holidays (except Christmas Day 25 December and Boxing Day 26 December)
  • Early closing Christmas Eve (last entry 3pm and closing at 4pm)


  • Adult £10.40*
  • Concession £9.50* (Over 60s, job seekers, full-time students and people with disabilities)
  • Groups (10+) £8.60 per person
  • Family (2 adults and 2 children) £23*
  • Children (5-16 years) £2.40*
  • Children (under 5s) Free

If you're a regular visitor, you might wish to consider becoming a member.

Membership prices start from £32 for a year. More information about Membership.

*Become a Gift Aid Visitor. Admission includes a voluntary donation to enable us to conserve, develop and exhibit our world renowned Gardens and plant collection. Standard entry prices Adults £9.45, Concessions £8.60, Child £2.10, Family £20.90. Please note children must be accompanied by an adult in the Gardens at all times.

Prices are subject to change, valid from 1 April 2017.

Partner Gardens

We have a reciprocal agreement with the following Gardens, so that paid for members** can gain free day entry:

  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Wakehurst Place, Sussex
  • National Botanic Garden of Wales
  • Birmingham Botanic Gardens
  • Batsford Arboretum, Gloucestershire

The RHS Partner Gardens scheme

The Gardens will be permitting members** of the RHS free access (Member 1 only) within the months of January 2017 and February 2017 exclusively.

**The membership cardholder’s valid membership card must be shown to gain free day entry during normal opening hours (excludes entry to any paid for events).

Admitting the cardholder only to the Gardens, admission charges will apply if the cardholder’s membership card is not presented on the day of entry.


Sorry, only guide and hearing dogs are allowed in the Gardens. We do not advise visitors to leave dogs in cars in the car parks.



Sir Harold Hillier Gardens
Jermyns Lane, Romsey, Hampshire SO51 0QA


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Sir Harold Hillier Gardens
Jermyns Lane, Romsey, Hampshire SO51 0QA

Guided Tours

Our tours suit all needs and interest and last approx. 90 minutes. You will explore many seasonal highlights of the collection. Special seasonal breakfast and evening tours are led by a member of our Horticultural Team and are also available as part of our events calendar.

See What's on for dates and times.