Great Gardens Around the World

I’m intigued by great gardens and have a good long list of those I’d like to visit. Here are just a few. If you know of any others worth mentioning please let me know.


Monet’s Garden, Giverny, France.

Cezanne’s Garden, Aix En Provence

Van Gogh’s Room St Paul’s Mausoleum Saint Remy, France.

Le Jardin, France

Chateau Ambroise

Muse Renoir

Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Cap Ferrat


Boboli Gardens

Villa D’Est


Ashford Castle

BlarneyCastle and Gardens

Ballinlough Castle & Gardens

D’Ardgillan Castle and Gardens

Glenveagh National Park 

Huntington Castle and Gardens

Kylemore Abbey and Gardens

Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum & Gardens

Lisemore Castle and Gardens

Shankill Castle

Knappogue Castle & Walled Garden

Kilkenny Castel and Garden

Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden

Potumna Castle and Garden

Tullynally Castle Gardens

Ardgillan Castle and Demesne


Liebermann Garden Lake Wannsee, Berlin


Garden Larsson, Sundborn

Milles & Herserud in Lidingö

Zorn & Zorn Museum

United Kingdom

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Beatrice Potter’s Hill Top Garden

Bloomsbury Group Historic House and Garden

Cragside House

Charlton House and Gardens

Munsteed Wood


Constable & Flatford Mill


Antony 18th-Century house & garden

Cotehele Tudor house with Medieval roots, a working mill on an historic quay, a glorious garden 

Godolphin medieval garden and historic house

Hepworth & Trewyn Studio and Sculpture Garden, Cornwall UK

Lanhydrock Victorian country house with garden and wooded estate

Trelissick country house and garden set in an estate with stunning maritime views

Trengwainton Garden Sheltered garden bursting with exotic trees and shrub

Trerice Elizabethan manor house with fine interiors and delightful garden


Arlington Court Intriguing Regency house and impressive collection of horse-drawn vehicles, set in a picturesque garden

Buckland Abbey Discovery, tranquillity and history – an ancient gem in the Tavy Valley landscape

Castle Drogo overlooking the Teign Gorge

Coleton Fishacre 1920s country retreat complete with luxuriant garden by the sea

Knightshayes post-war garden, 19th-century parkland and grand Gothic Revival architecture by Victorian visionary William Burges.

Saltram House and Gardens


Kingston Lacy


Dyrham Park 

Hidcote in the rolling Cotswold hills.

Westbury Court Garden


Dunster Castle

Lytes Cary Manor


Chalfield Manor and Garden 15th-century manor house with Arts and Crafts garden


The Rose Garden at Cliveden

The Vyne

Basildon Park


Cowra Japanese Gardens

Minemoorong, 530 Eltham-Yarra Glen Road, Kangaroo Ground. VIC

Private Gardens of Monaro

Heysen’s Studio – The Cedars South Australia

Coombe Estate and Winery

Shirley Garden and Retreat, Monaro Highway, Snowy NSW

The Curry Flat Homestead, Monaro, NSW

Hazeldean, Monaro NSW

The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, NSW

Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne – VIC

Werribee Park, Werribee – VIC

Kings Park Botanic Garden, Perth – WA

Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Mount Coot-tha, Toowong – QLD

Australian National Botanic Gardens, Canberra – ACT

Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney – NSW

Australian Inland Botanic Gardens, Buronga – NSW

Elizabeth Farm, Sydney NSW

Nutcote : May Gibb’s Neutral Bay Home and Garden

McCubbin’s Home, Fontainebleau, Mount Macedon Victoria

Sculpture Garden National Art Gallery, Canberra

Heide Museum of Modern Art Sculpture Park and Plaza

McClelland Sculpture Park and Gallery

Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Park, Western Australia

Phoenix Sculpture Garden, Brisbane, Queensland

Lorne Sculpture Biennale 2021, Victoria

Qdos Arts Gallery Gallery and Garden, Lorne, Victoria

Sidney Nolan House and Garden

Drysdale and Bouddi Farm

We would love to hear if you know of any other gardens we have missed….