Please note, Waddesdon will be completely closed 29 June–5 July with the exception of the ticketed live music events. From 6-8 July the property reopens but there will be potential disruption to the Manor.

The live music events from 2-5 July are organised by Senbla. The grounds of Waddesdon have been hired as a venue only, and our staff are not involved in the organisation of these concerts. For any enquiries relating to these concerts, please contact Senbla here or email

What's On


Easter Holidays

Wed 13 – Sun 24 Apr (inc Mon 18 & Tue 19 Apr)


Normal grounds admission applies
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The gardens are blooming and the birds are singing, get out into nature at Waddesdon this Easter holiday.

Have an Easter adventure in nature


See spring come to life at Waddesdon with our nature-inspired trail. Follow your map, make your own nature discoveries, have fun and collect your Rainforest Alliance chocolate egg at the end.

To guarantee a place, tickets must be pre-booked. £3 per trail (one egg per trail).

Pick up your trail sheet and pencil on arrival at the entry kiosks. The trail starts at the back of the Manor and continues round the grounds ending at The Stables.

Tasty treats for the whole family


Make your visit this Easter even more special with a sumptuous afternoon tea in our Manor Restaurant or why not pick up one of our delicious picnics to enjoy in the grounds.

Handmade by our talented chefs, our teas and picnics use local produce from the Waddesdon estate.

Garden statuary

Spring in the grounds

Visitors walking in the garden during autumn

Explore the gardens

Discover garden highlights that include the Parterre, Aviary and Rose Garden.

Discover the gardens
Family walking round the South front Parterre

Garden walks

Download or print our walks that will send you exploring the gardens and wider estate.

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Woodland Playground

Our playground winds through the trees, making the most of the natural environment for all ages to enjoy. Little ones can play safely on seesaws, swings and soft bark, whilst older children can whizz down our giant contour slide or clamber over the climbing frames. Access included in your grounds ticket.