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Opening Times & Pricing

Fursdon Exeter VisitsWe look forward to welcoming visitors to our historic house and gardens in 2020. 


Although the house remains closed until further notice, our gardens and tea-room are open at our usual opening times of 2-5pm on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Bank Holidays until the end of September. 

Opening 2020

The House is open (guided tours) on Bank Holidays and on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons in June, July and August. Tours are at 2.30pm and 3.30pm.

The Garden and Tea Room are open on Bank Holidays and Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from Easter Monday through April, May, June, July, August and September from 2-5pm. 

Prices 2020

      • House & Garden: £9
      • Garden only: £4.50
      • Children & under 18s: Free
      • Annual Garden Season ticket: £10

Special Open Days 2020

Bluebell Day: Friday 8 May (Bank Holiday)

Join us for our Bluebell Day when the bluebell wood will be open as part of garden entry, offering visitors the chance for an extended walk through nature. 

Bees & Meadows Day: Monday 25 May (Bank Holiday)

Wander through some of the lovely meadows that are not usually open - and hopefully spot a wild orchid or two - on this special day of extended garden entry at Fursdon.

Trees & Woods Day: Sunday 28 June 

Join us from 2pm to 5pm on this special weekend open day to celebrate our amazing, very varied and very beautiful trees! Enjoy a lovely walk around the gardens and take a moment to admire the enormous old beech trees and the veteran oaks, as well as beautiful cornus, acers and copper beeches. 

Charity Open Days 2020

Hospicecare: Wednesday 17 June, 2-5pm - all proceeds from garden entry will go to local Devon charity, Hospicecare.

NGS: Wednesday 10 June and Wednesday 26 August, 2-5pm - all proceeds from garden entry will go to The National Garden Scheme.

Group visits to Fursdon House

Please contact us as these must be booked in advance and are encouraged on days when we are not open to the public. We can, though, sometimes manage small groups on our normal open days - please ask us!  We are very happy to take group visits up to the end of September. Please ring the office (01392 860 860) to discuss your requirements, including catered lunches and cream teas.

Pricing for groups of 20 or more people:

      • House & Garden: Adults - £8.50
      • Garden only: £4.00