Average visit time – 2-3 hours.
Things to do at Furzey Gardens review
Furzey Gardens is a garden with woodland popular with families in Minstead, the New Forest, Hampshire. It is home to dozens of fairy doors, winding and meandering paths, a thatch tea room and other things to see and do.
The gardens and woodlands are set in 10 acres. Around the gardens, there are different structures to explore. Plus a lake and the chance to try and spot over 40 fairy doors. You can download a trail map to find 8 of the doors but I’m sure your kids would love to find more.
There is a fun boardwalk to play on and wooden play structures with an additional level for the more adventurous climbers. There are swings and two designated trees for climbing. During the school holidays, they host different activities in the thatched activity barn.
In the gardens, you can explore a 16th century cottage with a bread oven and timbers from ancient ships. There is also a cute cottage garden.
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FAQ and Further Information Furzey Gardens
Address: School Ln, Minstead, Lyndhurst SO43 7GL, Hampshire, England. Phone: 023 8081 2464
Category – Gardens – Mostly Outdoors – Suitable for all ages
Is there food and drink available?
There is a tea room serving hot and cold food and drinks, this closes in the winter. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Gardens with woodland, fairy doors to find, wooden play area, 16th century cottage and other activities. There are toilets and a tea room.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult ticket costs £8.00, children 5-16 £4.50 and under 5s are free. Other pricing options including family passes are available.
Is there parking?
There is on-site parking.
When are they open?
Furzey Gardens closes for the winter. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Only assistance dogs are permitted.
Are they accessible?
Gardens with woodland, fairy doors to find, wooden play area, 16th century cottage and other activities
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