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Cathedral Open Gardens

Hereford Cathedral Open Gardens

The beautiful cathedral gardens in Hereford will be open to visitors once again this year. Explore the historic Chapter House Garden, Cloister Garden, Canons’ Garden, Dean’s Garden and the beautiful Bishop’s Garden at their own leisure, with our team of volunteer garden guides on hand in each garden to answer any questions. This is a self-led event where you are welcome to enjoy the peaceful and beautiful gardens at your own pace. There are many places to sit, relax and enjoy the tranquil environment.

Tickets cost £6 for garden entry. You are welcome to arrive any time during the day but please note that last entry is at 3pm. Why not upgrade your ticket to include garden entry and afternoon tea for £16?

During the event, we will be serving delicious Afternoon Tea from College Hall, located within the gardens. Please select the ‘Gardens Entry with Afternoon Tea’ ticket option below to ensure we can cater for you on the day and reserve your table.

Our afternoon tea includes:

  • A selection of finger sandwiches
  • A variety of mini cakes including Victoria sponge, eclairs, macarons, and strawberry meringues
  • Mini scones with jam, clotted cream & strawberries
  • Tea or coffee

To book tickets please proceed below. You will receive a confirmation email after your booking which will act as your ticket. Please bring this with you on the day, either printed or on your phone. We require booking in advance for any afternoon tea tickets to ensure we can cater for all requests. Please let us know if you are planning to bring a large group, so we can be sure to accommodate you and reserve a table. 

20Jul 2410:00AM to 3:30PM
24Aug 2410:00AM to 3:30PM

Fees & Tickets


Event Location

Hereford Cathedral, Hereford HR1 2NG

Organiser: Hereford Cathedral

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