Winter Opening Weekends

The garden will be open across two weekends to give visitors the chance to see its more structural side, along with winter flowering shrubs, bulbs and hellebores. There will also be a number of activities taking place which are listed below.

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February 2019, 10am-4pm 

Click here for further dates – 2nd & 3rd March 2019, 10am-4pm

Garden open to the public

Price for entry to the Garden:

£5.00 for adults.
Free for children.

Annual Ticket holders and Friends enter free.

Shop and Nursery open.




Great Dixter Winter Opening Photograph Competition

  • Maximum of one image per person taken on any of the four winter open days
  • The winning entry gets a £20 Great Dixter gift voucher
  • Free to enter the competion

Please email your photo to along with your name and date taken.

Activities and Talks on Sunday 24th February

12 noon
Seed sowing activity in the Nursery and take home a pot of sown Dixter seeds

Home-made soup; cheddar cheese with hunk of bread will be available in the Great Barn at £2 per portion

Talk in the Education Room at the Farm
Through the Year in the Vegetable Garden by Aaron Bertelsen

To book for talks and seed sowing contact or tel. 01797 254048.

Price for activities and talks:
per head to attend