AboutAmazing Victorian garden created by Darwin contemporary James Bateman as an extension of his beliefs, interests and collection of plants. Discover the Chinese garden, Egypt court and geological gallery. As seen on BBC2's Secret Gardens with Alan Titchmarsh.
National Trust Tea-room selling wonderful local food
Please note that there are steps throughout the garden, including the entrance to the shop, tea-room, and public toilet.
Adult: £8.10, Child: £4.05, Family: £20.30
Group: Adult: £7.25, Child: n/a
- Other Awards National Trust 2016
- National Trust Property
Booking & Payment Details
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Accepts groups
- Coach parties accepted
- Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
- Gift shop
- Public toilets
- Smoking not allowed
- Baby changing facilities
- Children welcome
- On-site catering
- Picnic site
- Free Parking
- Facilities for educational visits
- Guided tours for groups
- Disabled toilets
* Open Bank Holiday Mondays. Closed Christmas Day.
Map & Directions
Bus: Bakers 23 from Leek, First PMT 99 from Congleton which passes the railway Station.
Railway Stations: Congleton 2.5 miles, Stoke-on-Trent 7 miles. Access from the A527 Tunstall to Congleton Road. The garden is located half a mile north of Biddulph, and three and a half miles southeast of Congleton.
Accessible by Public Transport: Congleton station is 2 miles away.