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East Ruston Old Vicarage Garden

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A Tardis of a Garden

From the outside and the small entrance that you go through we thought that this would not take too... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Beautifully done!!!!

The gardens were beautiful even though the high season had just passed. There are so many added... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Linda M
West Palm Beach, Florida
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The garden is open from 29th March to 24th October 2015 on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays from 1pm to 5.30pm. The gardens at East Ruston Old Vicarage are one of the most exciting surprises in the county, who would...more
East Ruston, Norwich NR12 9HN, England
+44 1692 650432
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Reviewed yesterday

From the outside and the small entrance that you go through we thought that this would not take too long to go around. Two later, without stopping for a tea break we completed the garden areas. At that point we need the tea break. Many...More

Thank TrevorR15
Reviewed 2 days ago

The gardens were beautiful even though the high season had just passed. There are so many added features among the flowers and a lovely tea room too. I am so happy we found this place!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite it being a wet day these gardens were fantastic. Every twist and turn found a surprise area and some of the most lovely plants and excellent topiary. Lovely cafe too and very friendly staff. A must if you are in this area.

Thank AST203
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit the garden very regularly and have a yearly membership which is really good value for money. There is always something new to see and the planting is beautiful and very interesting. This year the colour theme was lovely . purple and gold repeated...More

Thank Anncristina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying in the area on a caravan site and a neighbour recommended these gardens. We usually visit National Trust but having googled it decide it was worth a visit. How anyone can give these gardens just a one star is beyond me. This garden is...More

Thank Johnswife1806
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely afternoon at this garden. Couldn’t believe how many beautiful gardens or rooms are here. Something amazing round every corner! The tea room was lovely. Lots of yummy cakes. Salads looked good too. There’s something for everyone here including alpacas!

Thank sue19892017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am recommending this place to everyone! It’s amazingly creative with lots of hidden gems. Something for everyone. Great cafe too. Take your time, explore, enjoy..... Would I go again? Yes definitely.

Thank seabrights2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had wanted to visit for quite a while and found myself in Bacton Woods walking the dog so stopped on the way home. I was surprised at the cost to get in at £8 (ish, I think). However, when I went inside and walked...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place - so much to see. Lots of different areas to look at. Feels like someones actual garden (albeit a very big one) and its obvious that so much care and attention has gone into the design and planting. Cafe serves excellent light...More

Thank rjhall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were amazed at the gardens in the old vicarage garden - we visited not expecting such an interesting place - it covers 32 acres and is the life work of 2 people who still live and work there - each turn around the garden...More

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Sally T
June 22, 2018|
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Response from Bluehindycat | Reviewed this property |
Whilst there are some uneven gravel paths and a few steps, I would think your mum would be able to navigate the garden with no issues.
margaret w
February 8, 2018|
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Response from EastRustonOldVic | Property representative |
Hello, we have snowdrops in the garden but we are not open until 3rd March.
Lisa F
December 10, 2017|
Response from Sarah V |
hi, please give me a ring on 01692 650432 and I can help you.