Opening Times

Lullingstone Castle & The World Garden is now CLOSED for the 2018 season. We reopen on Friday 6th April 2019, we are then open every Fridays (except Good Friday), Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays between 6th April 2019 until 27th October 2019.

World Garden Open:
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays plus Bank Holiday Mondays: 12 noon - 5pm (for Events Days we open at 11am). Last entry to the Garden is at 4:30pm. 

House Open only at 2pm for guided tour:
Guided tour only (45 minutes only - No free flow) every Friday, Saturday and Sunday .No prior booking required. However, to take the guided tour (at no extra cost) please collect a sticker on arrival, bearing in mind we do have a cap of 70 visitors on our tour due to guiding procedures - Thank you for your understanding.

Bank Holiday Weekends and Event Days only - House Open: The House is only open on Bank Holiday Weekends and Events for free flow entry at 11am (no guided tours). Visitors at their leisure are able to view until last entry to the house at 4:30pm.

Private Tours:
The House and Garden also open for pre-booked guided groups (min 20 people) on Wednesdays & Thursdays by arrangement (see under Group Visits).




Standard Admission Prices

Adult £9.00
Child £4.50 (5-15 yrs old)
Senior citizen £7.50
Family £20.00 (2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children)

Guide Dogs only

Event Prices

Adult £10.00
Child under 15 - FREE

(See our events page for full details and dates, excludes our NGS open day)

Other Ticket Offers (not valid on events days)

  • We offer English Heritage members a 2 for 1 entry. Please note that this does not apply to corporate membership and no single person discount applies.

  • We offer 2 adults for the price of 1 entry when a valid Gardeners' World card is presented, no single person discount applies.

  • Campaign to Protect Rural England members, receive 50% off the standard ticket price.

World Garden Passport 

Season tickets are available on site and are valid for ALL events.

Download an application form here to save time and bring with you during normal opening hours to purchase. During our closed season please call us on 01322 862114 and we can assist.

Single Adult Passport

1 year £30
2 years £40

NEW Family Passport (2 adults, 4 children under 15)

1 year £50
2 years £100

Free Entry (not valid on event days)

  • RHS Members (garden only)

  • Historic Houses Members (HH)

  • British Cactus and Succulent Society (BCSS)

  • Australasian Plant Society (APS)


  • All carers have FREE entry, when accompanying a paying disabled visitor including event days.




'Loved the gardens, loved the house, loved the day, thank you'

'Thank you all, most welcoming, a fantastic day'

'Fantastic house and gardens, great tour guide'