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Threave Garden & Estate

A garden for all seasons and a haven for wildlife, with an osprey platform and bat reserve

Upcoming Events

Threave Garden Fairy Door Trail

6 Jul 2019
09:00
Free event | Book online

Enjoy a new way to explore our garden, with the added bonus of keeping the children amused along the way!

Threave Garden Treasure Hunt

6 Jul 2019
09:00
Paid Event | Book online

A treasure hunt adventure for all the family that takes in the most magnificent areas of Threave Garden. Can you be the first to solve the clues, collect the items and be at the top of the leader board this summer?  

Threave Garden Tree Trail

6 Jul 2019
09:00
Free event | Book online

Highlighting the best of Threave Garden’s Champion trees and trees of interest, this garden trail will help you learn more about the species we have in our garden.

23 things to do or find at Threave

6 Jul 2019
09:00
Free event

Bored during the summer holidays or just need some inspiration while visiting Threave? We have the answer! Discover fun and exciting activities that the whole family can get involved in.

A Barrow Load of Garden Games

18 Jul 2019
09:00
Free event

Fun family days out begin at Threave Garden. Our summer activity schedule will keep you and the family entertained within the grounds of our famous and beautiful garden. Come and hire a barrow load of games including Jenga, quoits, dominoes, croquet and more ...

Family Pond Dipping

28 Aug 2019
14:30
Paid Event | Book online

Join the Countryside Team at Threave Garden for a family pond dipping discovery session. We may encounter newts, water scorpions, pond snails and much more in the Discovery Pond!

Threave Garden and Estate Bat Walks

29 Aug 2019 - 19 Sep 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Discover the nocturnal world of bats at Threave Garden and Estate with our Natural Heritage Team. Listen to bat calls with bat detectors and get the chance to see and hear other nocturnal wildlife such as owls, hedgehogs and badgers.

Dog Days at Threave

1 Sep 2019 - 28 Sep 2019
Paid Event | Book online

We love dogs at Threave! Come on one of the four special days in September. On these days you will be able to enjoy Threave's wonderful garden, with your dog, who'll be in for a real treat!

Walk to Rough Island

6 Sep 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Join the Countryside Team for a guided winter walk to Rough Island at Rockcliffe. Enjoy wonderful island views and discover a rich variety of wildlife.

Scottish Tree Festival: Threave Garden Tree Trail

28 Sep 2019 - 1 Dec 2019
Free event

Visit Threave Garden and collect your map to follow our Specimen Champion Tree Trail around the garden.