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Home > Days Out> National Trust > Colby Woodland Garden
Address : near Amroth, Pembrokeshire, SA67 8PP, 
Telephone : 01834 811885
E-mail : Send an e-mail
Website : Colby Woodland Garden's Website
Group : National Trust

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Colby Woodland Garden

Children welcome at Colby Woodland Garden
A beautiful woodland garden and a fun place to be


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Set in a tranquil secret valley this hidden woodland garden with a rich industrial past is full of surprises.

Spring brings carpets of bluebells, crocuses, and daffodils, then swathes of camellias, rhododendrons and azaleas, followed by hydrangeas and the summer wildflowers.

Enjoy shady woodland walks, the wildflower meadow and colourful walled garden in summer, and the marvellous colours of acers, dogwoods and Sweet-gum in autumn.

Explore the meadow with its lovely stream, stepping stones, log bridge and abundant dragonflies and butterflies.

Build dens in the woods, cook your own food at one of our campfires, play on the rope swings, borrow our ducks to race on the stream or use our free pond dipping kits and games for the meadow.

Or why not just bring a picnic, let the kids play in the stream and relax?

Discover the secret past, hidden wildlife and rich history in the Bothy information centre, watch a video of Colby through the seasons or explore Pembrokeshire with the virtual tour.


50 things to do

  • Get outdoors and go wild with '50 things to do'. Pick up your scrapbook at the shop and tick off as many as you can. We reckon there are 25 things to do at Colby Woodland Garden.

General

  • Visit the Bothy tea-room for a freshly prepared treat
  • Browse in the gallery, full of local art and craft
  • Summerhill Farm Shop - award-winning lamb and beef
  • Shop - gifts, souvenirs
  • Free parking, 50 yards. Contact property for route map for coaches and cars
  • Suitable for school groups
  • Dogs on leads in meadow and woodland garden only
  • Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Pushchairs and baby back-carriers admitted
  • Children's quiz trails and regular family fun days
  • Hip-carrying infant seats for loan
  • Access

  • Drop-off point
  • Adapted toilet adjacent to tea-room
  • Braille and large print guides available
  • Building - Level access to the Bothy tea-room can be opened on request
  • Sensory experience
  • Virtual tour
  • Grounds - much of the lower parts of the garden can be accessed with wheelchairs and pushchairs. Some visitors may require assistance from their companion. Wheelchair available from reception. Map of accessible route available from reception. Paths in the meadow may become difficult to negotiate after heavy rainfall. Some of the paths in the upper reaches of the garden have steps and some are quite steep in places. Video presentation in Bothy





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