2 Events at Inveresk Lodge Garden

  • Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Easter Events

    Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

    Dates:Dates between : Sun 27 Mar - Mon 28 Mar Location:Inveresk Lodge Garden

    Bunny's been up to his old tricks again! He's left clues at lots of National Trust for Scotland places across the country.

    Details

    Let your kids follow the clues, solve the puzzle and claim a chocolatey reward! Each Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt is completely different - the perfect excuse to try your hand at more than one!

    Usual entry plus £2 per hunt

    Easter Crafts
    Join the Lothian Ranger and make some seasonal crafts. Great fun for the whole family!

    £2 per child

    Dates & Times:

    • 27 Mar 2016 : 12:00 - 15:00
    • 28 Mar 2016 : 12:00 - 15:00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 0131 665 1855
  • Nature Nippers

    Dates:Dates between : Thu 7 Apr - Thu 1 Dec Location:Inveresk Lodge Garden

    Nature Nippers is for children 0 to 5 to learn about nature and to go experience the outdoors

    Details

    7th April – Easter Madness.
    A nature walk with a spring in its step, we might just meet some nature friends along the way.

    2nd June – Pond Dipping party.
    What is slimy and shiny in the pond let’s all find out.

    6th Oct – Garden Senses.
    What smells and what sounds can we find in the garden. Adults and children will both be amazed.

    3rd Dec – Festive Fun from natural things.
    Use all things natural to make festive decorations.

    Children must be accompanied by an adult. We will be outside so warm, waterproof clothes are a must.

    Dates & Times:

    • 07 Apr 2016 : 10:00 - 11:00
    • 02 Jun 2016 : 10:00 - 11:00
    • 06 Oct 2016 : 10:00 - 11:00
    • 01 Dec 2016 : 10:00 - 11:00

    Prices:

    • Child : £ 3.50
    • buy online

    Contact:

    For further information please call 0131 653 5595 or email lothianranger@nts.org.uk

    Booking:

    Online booking essential

Tucked away behind stone walls in the charming village of Inveresk, this delightful hillside garden offers an oasis of calm and a year-round feast for the senses.

The garden is open all year and is split into two main areas to enjoy: the sloping lawns and borders at the top of the hill, and the wilder woodland and ponds below, both alive with birdsong and wildlife.

In the top half, you’ll find unusual plants brushing leaves with some more familiar friends growing among mixed beds and borders. You’ll also be drawn to the beautiful restored Edwardian conservatory which is home to an aviary.

This sunny hillside garden in the historic village of Inveresk entices visitors with its colourful herbaceous beds, attractive shrubs and old roses.


Trust Gardens

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Since 1945, when it acquired its first garden at Culzean Castle, the National Trust for Scotland has become the country's largest garden owner. Its properties include 35 major gardens together with another thirty that form part of other …

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Opening times & Prices

10 Feb
  • Garden: 10.00 - 17.00 or sunset if earlier
Opening times are for today Use the buttons to change date or see all dates in calendar.
Prices
  • Member: FREE
  • Adult: £3.50
  • Family: £9.00
  • 1 Parent: £7.00
  • Concession: £2.50

Gradings & Awards

  • The Green Tourism Award - Silver
  • Scottish Tourist Board - 3 Star