Available when Hopetoun is normally closed, this Ranger-led walk will guide you through the nature and history of HopetounÕs designed landscape. Look out for wildlife whilst learning about the historical use, folklore and natural history of the specimen trees and plants of the Grounds 144 acres.Find out more
Armadale Castle Gardens has a magnificent tree collection which dates from the early 19th century. Visitors can enjoy autumn colours, wander around the Victorian Arboretum, and marvel at old, giant and exotic trees.
All through the festival you can pick up a fun family trail to discover some of our most intriguing and unusual trees. We will also be holding a drop-in day when visitors can meet our head gardener and ask questions; and launching a new online tree tour.
Our free virtual event takes you on a tour of the tree-column bases in the woodland at Little Sparta, the garden of poet Ian Hamilton Finlay. Six tree-column bases, each inscribed with the name of a cultural hero who was important Finlay, create a pantheon deep in the woodland. You can view this pre-recorded video tour on our social media any time on or after the day of our event.Ê See our social media: Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.Find out more
Join Dawyck on its Autumn Open Day, raising money for Scotland's Gardens Scheme and its beneficiaries. Enjoy the Garden's world-leading arboretum, which includes mature conifers, maples and spruce, and fabulous Autumn Colours.Find out more