Claremont Landscape Garden - National Trust

Claremont Landscape Garden - National Trust
Portsmouth Road
Esher
Surrey
KT10 9JG
England

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/claremont-landscape-garden

E-mail

claremont@nationaltrust.org.uk

Telephone

01372 467806

Fax

01372 476420

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
A lake lined with trees in the early morning, with mist floating over the landscape
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The Garden was the Pleasure Grounds for Dukes, Duchesses, Princesses, Kings and Queens that lived in the Mansion. Now it is a 49 acre, 18th century landscape Garden offering peace and tranquillity in safe surroundings together with a level pathway around the serpentine lake and a unique turf amphitheatre. Visit Claremont and experience its beautiful and often surprising features, including the Belvedere Tower, Camellia Terrace, ‘wild’ animal statues and grotto.

Venue Type:

Heritage site, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

April - October
Mon-Sun 10.00-18.00
November - December, March
Tues-Sun 10.00- 17.00
January - February
Tues-Sun 10.00-16.00

Closed: Mondays November - March
Christmas Day

Admission charges

£6.40, child £3.20, family £16.00. £1 tea-room voucher given if arriving by public transport (please present valid ticket). No coaches on Sun or BHols.

Guided tours for booked groups (min. 15) £1 extra per person. Unbooked tours 1st and 3rd Sat, 2nd Wed and last Sun of each month from April to Oct, 2pm at entrance kiosk.

Discounts

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Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Playing in the woods

The Big Tree Climbing Weekend

  • 26 — 27 July 2014 10:30am-4:30pm

As part of the National Trust's 50 things to do before your 11 3/4's highly skilled instructors can help all ages reach new heights in a fantastic tree in Claremont. They will teach you how to enter a tree's canopy using ropes, knots karabiners, whilst being securely attached in a harness at all times. Once at the top of the tree you will gain an experience which can't be found on the ground if you're feeling brave take the zip wire back down

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10
  • 14-15
  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

£15.00. Booking essential.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Big eared townsend bat

Bat Walk

  • 30 August 2014 7:30-9:30pm

Join the Surrey Bat Group for an evening walk. Learn about the species of bats at Claremont and use bat detectors to hear the sounds they make as they fly.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 16-17
  • 7-10
  • 14-15
  • 18+

Admission

Adult £8.00, Child £4.00. Booking Essential 01372 467806. Booking opens on 1 July 2014.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

photograph of fungi

Fungi Foray

  • 27 September 2014 10:30am-12:30pm

Join expert Sara Shepley for a seasonal Fungi Foray and learn how to identify the many different types of fungi growing around the garden.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Adult £8, Child £4. Normal admission charges apply. Adult: £7.00, Child: £3.50, Family: £17.50.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/claremont-landscape-garden/things-to-see-and-do/events/

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