Knepp Castle – National Garden Scheme, Open Day 2023

May 27, 2023 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
West Grinstead
Horsham RH13 8LJ
Admission £15, children free. Pre-Booking is essential

Grassland at Knepp Castle

The National Garden Scheme: Garden open Saturday 27th May

The Walled Garden at Knepp has been transformed into a garden for biodiversity. With designers Tom Stuart-Smith and James Hitchmough, we have applied some of the principles we’ve learned from rewilding the wider landscape to this small, confined space to create a mosaic of dynamic habitats for wildlife. The croquet lawn is now a riot of humps and hollows, hosting almost 900 species of plants.

Open for the National Garden Scheme Saturday 27th May 10-am – 5.30pm Admission £15, children free. Pre-booking is essential, please visit for information & booking. Light refreshments.

The National Garden Scheme
Founded in 1927 by the Queen’s Nursing Institute to raise funds for community nursing means that gardens, health and community are at the heart of what we do at the National Garden Scheme. Every ticket bought, every garden visited, and every cake and cup of tea savoured translates into millions of pounds in donations not only to some of the UK’s best loved nursing and health charities but to garden charities and community projects too.

In 2022 we made donations of 3.11 million. Beneficiaries include Marie Curie, Macmillan Cancer Support and Parkinson’s UK.

Visit for more information about the work of the National Garden Scheme, to search for gardens opening in your area or to find out how to open your own garden for the National Garden Scheme.

For West Sussex gardens opening for the National Garden Scheme in Spring please click on the following link:

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