Things to do at RHS Garden Rosemoor review
RHS Garden Rosemoor is a vast garden owned and maintained by the RHS located near Torrington in Devon. It is nestled in a Devon valley and informal and formal plantings are blended to a magical effect.
There are different areas of the gardens with highlights including rose gardens, a hot garden and a cool garden. Plus Model gardens, a Winter garden, a rock gully, an exotic garden, arboretums and more. The stone garden is one of the oldest parts of the garden and kids will love the Stumpery with gnarled tree limbs and small stumps.
The Brash play area is a natural play area with a sandpit, slide, stepping logs, climbing frames and more. The Copse play area was inspired by their 2012 Quentin Blake exhibition. It features a ‘Green Ship’ and has equipment suitable for slightly older children including a see-saw and spiro-giro. There are also stepping logs and living willow sculptures for younger children.
They run a range of yearly events including family-friendly events and activities including a winter light trail. Various sculptures, children’s trails and craft activities throughout school holidays ensure there is always plenty to do.
Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.
FAQ and Further Information RHS Garden Rosemoor
Is there food and drink available?
There is a restaurant and a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Large gardens with one of the biggest plant collections in the world, plus an excellent natural play area for the kids. There are toilets and places to purchase food and drinks.
What are the ticket prices?
*FREE or Higher-priced
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE for members of the RHS or Higher-priced. An adult ticket costs £12.50 without gift aid, children 5-16 £6.10 without gift aid, children under 5 are free and family tickets are available.
Is there parking?
There is free parking.
When are they open?
RHS Garden Bridgewater is open almost all year round. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.
Only registered assistance dogs are permitted.