The Savill Garden is now open for Friends and Members as well as a limited number of pre-paid tickets. The Gift Shop, Plant Centre and toilets at The Savill Building are now open for Friends, Members and customers visiting The Savill Garden.
Firstly, try The Savill Garden car park at TW20 0UJ.
The following are also open:
Virginia Water South
Wick Road is open to Members only
Ranger's Gate and Cranbourne Gate
The car park at The Valley Gardens remains closed.
Cycling in Windsor Great Park
Always cycle slowly, considerately and two metres apart
Only cycle on metalled roads
The Deer Park is closed to bicycles
Catering facilities in Windsor Great Park
The following reduced take-away catering will be available in the Great Park:
The Potting Shed at The Savill Building
The Totem Pole – ice cream van
The Valley Gardens
Please note - there may be occasions where our team will ask you to move on if an area is becoming too crowded. Please respect their request.
We are constantly reviewing the situation and should Government advice change, or public safety be compromised, we will not hesitate to impose further closures or restrictions.
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- This festive season look no further than Windsor Great Park for outdoor family fun -
As the nights draw in and the temperature drops our minds turn to festive family activities. Come together this December for a feast of fun, a taste of seasonal dining as well as shopping from artisan suppliers from around the UK.
Here is a taste of what our visitors can enjoy:
Winter in The Savill Garden*
Enjoy the variety of beautiful and fragrant plants that thrive in the winter months. Discover the flaming dogwoods and willows in the Winter Garden as well as the golden grasses from New Zealand.
The Queen Elizabeth II Temperate House is the perfect place to stop mid-way to enjoy the sight of festive plants from across the world, alongside our National Collection of Mahonia.
New opening times:
Visitors can now enjoy an earlier start at The Savill Building with breakfast served from 08.30am and The Garden open from 09.30am
Starting at The Savill Building, search for the magical Winter Sprites in the Great Park. Look for Jingle, Tinsel and Spruce and other Sprites hidden around Obelisk pond, and discover fascinating winter facts about the animals and plants that make the Great Park their home. This hour long trail which is buggy and wheelchair friendly is a great way to get out and burn off some energy as well as earn a treat at the end.* Don’t forget your outdoor footwear!
Let’s get ready for Christmas together … our collection of wonderful gifts awaits you this festive season featuring unique products from British artisan makers which, together with delicious food; children’s toys; beautiful homeware; jewellery and heaps of other exciting goodies will fill those stockings nicely. Visit on 01, 08 and 15 December and you will be able to sample local meat, cider and gin – see website for details.
Carriage rides around the Great Park
Treat your family and loved ones! Snuggle up under cosy lap rugs on a relaxing journey through the winter landscape of Windsor Great Park.
The horse and carriage is beautifully decorated with twinkling gold & white berries for the Festive Season and the magnificent part-Shire horses will of course be wearing antlers! There are Christmas Toys on board for the little ones, and you may even hear some Festive music!
December Festive Rides: Sat 1, Sat 8, Sat 15, Tue 18, Sat 22, Sat 29
January Festive Rides: Thurs 3, Sat 5
Times: from 10.30am to 3pm
Early booking is essential. All trips are operated by Ascot Carriages. See website for more information.
Get all festive with a sumptuous seasonal lunch or afternoon tea at The Savill Garden Kitchen. Whether you are meeting up with friends, having time out with your work colleagues or just need a break from the hustle and bustle of the high street, the Savill Garden Kitchen seasonal menu has something for everyone to choose from.
Since its creation in the 1930s, The Savill Garden has been an inspiration for all. This natural haven of beautifully designed gardens and woodland can be enjoyed by everyone, from dedicated horticulturists to those who just want to spend a relaxing day out with family or friends.
The 35 acres of interconnected gardens include for the winter season the renowned Winter Garden, New Zealand Garden, The Glades, Autumn Wood, the Hidden Gardens and Temperate House.
Opening times winter:
9.30am – 4.30pm daily
Last admission 3.30pm
The Savill Garden and Savill Building will be closed on 24 and 25 December
The Savill Garden, Windsor Great Park, Wick Lane, Englefield Green,
Surrey TW20 0UJ
About Windsor Great Park
Sweeping historic parkland, award-winning gardens, ancient woodland and forest trails – there is something for everyone at Windsor Great Park.
With thousands of acres to explore visitors are never short of things to do, see and learn at Windsor Great Park. With a Royal history spanning over 1,000 years, they can encounter historical monuments, ancient forests and stunning horticultural displays, as well as rare wildlife, plants and fungi.