With over 4,800 acres for you to explore at Windsor Great Park you will discover a Royal history spanning over 1,000 years, including - historical monuments, ancient forests and stunning horticultural displays, as well as rare wildlife, plants and fungi.

Visiting Windsor Great Park

In line with Government advice, the Great Park currently remains open for you to take essential exercise, if you live locally. To help keep everybody safe, when in the Park you must follow Government national lockdown rules.

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    Before you visit take a look at our visitor updates. These may have changed since you last came.

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    Government national lockdown rules can be found here.

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    Cyclists, please familiarise yourselves with our cycling guidelines.

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    Observe social distancing guidelines and all signage in the Park.

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    Please come prepared to carry your rubbish away with you.

Seasonal Inspiration


Windsor Great Park is home to an impressive collection of plants and flowers from around the world which offer astounding displays to admire – and photograph – throughout the seasons!

Visit our Seasonal highlights guide for some of our suggestions for plants that are peaking today.


Our Story and History

Windsor Great Park has witnessed countless events throughout history, dating back to pre-Saxon times - each of which has left its own distinctive mark on this impressive landscape. From William the Conqueror using the landscape as a hunting ground, to Queen Victoria entertaining on the shores of Virginia Water – our Royal connections remain strong today under the stewardship of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, the current Ranger of Windsor Great Park.

Share in the experiences that generations of the Monarchy have enjoyed throughout history as you wander through Windsor Great Park. To find out more, visit our Heritage section and Interactive Timeline below.