Daffodils at Waddesdon

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Easter 2017

Waddesdon comes alive in the spring with the gardens in bloom, exhibitions in the house and fun family activities over the Easter school holidays. Look out for our brand new place to eat, The Treaterie.

Easter holidays

gardens statue

Spring in the grounds


Gardens in bloom

Come and experience the carpet of yellow in our Daffodil Valley and the famous parterre bedding starting to bloom in vivid colour. Our gardeners are always busy planting and caring for these beautiful displays.

Visitors at the Aviary


Our Aviary, a registered zoo, is full of rare and endangered exotic birds. Make it a part of your visit.

Discover the Aviary
Family walking round the South front Parterre

Garden walks

We have great walks of varying lengths, that will send you exploring the gardens and wider grounds. Download and print them off.

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In the house

Clock set in a green marble vase supported by cupid on a marble base

Discover our art

Learn more about impressive collections of art at Waddesdon with our selection of tours, talks and lectures throughout the year.

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New for 2017

Belgian waffles with cream and straweberries

The Treaterie

Open Wed-Sun, 21 Mar – 28 Oct

Based at the former Stables shop with plenty of undercover seating. Indulge in waffles and crêpes freshly made in front of you, artisan ice cream, cakes and pastries. Which topping will you choose?