Visiting Times

Gatton Park Open Days


From February to October, Gatton Park is open to the public on the first Sunday of each month. A full list of the dates can be found below.


Opening times: 1.00pm — 5.00pm. Guided tours are available throughout the afternoon or by prior arrangement and last approximately 2 hours.


Golf buggy tours are available on the day for those who are unable to manage Gatton’s steps and slopes. Please book as you enter.


Refreshments available in Gatton Hall


Cost of entry: £5 per adult, children free. Dogs on a lead are welcome in the park and gardens. There are no debit/credit card facilities on site.

Free activities are available at each Open Day for children and families to enjoy as they walk around.

Wild Things Play Trail can be used by families
on our open days.
Click here to download the Wild Things Leaflet

We also open as part of the National Garden Scheme Yellow Book Garden Open Days. Please note that these dates have different opening times.

Weekly Tours


Guided tours of the park and gardens every Tuesday and Thursday at 2pm 1st February to 31st October. Advance booking is essential. As our tour guides are volunteers please give at least one week’s notice.


Cost; £7 per adult.
Pay on arrival.


Meet at 2pm by the lych gate St Andrews Church. Dogs on a lead welcome.



The dates of our Open Days in 2018 are:


Sunday 4th February

Gardens and Park Open

Park and gardens open to view the snowdrops.

Sunday 11th February

National Gardens Scheme Open Day

11am – 4pm Cost: Adults £5 children free. Soup and roll lunch available to purchase

Monday 12th – Friday 18th February

Snowdrop Day

Park and gardens open to view the snowdrops


Sunday 18th February

Snowdrop Day

Park and gardens open to view the snowdrops.

Sunday 25th February

Snowdrop Day

Park and gardens open to view the snowdrops.

Sunday 4th March

Gardens & Park Open

Special 2 for 1 offer on entry for members of the Surrey Hills Society.

Sun 1st April & Mon 2nd April

Easter Egg Hunt and Gardens & Park Open

(£2 charge for children taking part in the Egg Hunt)

Sun 6th May

Gardens & Park Open

Sun 3rd June

Gardens & Park Open

Traditional games activities including croquet and lawn tennis.

Sun 1st July

Gatton Country Fair

A great day out for all the family. Animals, country crafts and demonstrations, children’s activities, fun dog show, gardens and grounds open.

Sun 5th August

Gardens & Park Open

Sun 2nd September

Gardens & Park Open

Sunday 7th October

Gardens & Park Open