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There’s a Spring in our step…

With a new month brings the start of lighter evenings, warmer weather, flowering bulbs and some exciting events ahead at Badminton


One of the most anticipated events on the Badminton Estate calendar is the Spring Garden Open Day. Set against the backdrop of manicured lawns and blooming flowerbeds, this event promises a day of sensory delights for nature enthusiasts and gardening aficionados alike. Visitors can explore the estate’s meticulously curated gardens, showcasing a kaleidoscope of colours with the emergence of daffodils, tulips, and cherry blossoms. Expert horticulturists will be on hand to share their knowledge and offer gardening tips, making it a perfect outing for those looking to kickstart their own springtime garden transformations.


Embark on a hands-on bread-making workshop with Holly from The Loaf Shack at Badminton Estate. In partnership with Everhot Cookers, our Cooking and Food Demonstration in the historic Old Kitchen offers a comprehensive introduction to the art of bread making. Under Holly’s expert guidance, master the process from mixing to shaping, creating treats like focaccia and hot cross buns to take home. Perfect for beginners, this workshop provides immediate, practical skills for a satisfying baking experience. Join us for a delightful session where passion meets delicious results, with all equipment provided.


Join local conservationist Steve England on a captivating 2-hour walk through Badminton Estate’s private woodlands, exploring the rich history and natural wonders of the area. Starting and ending at the historic Worcester Lodge, the walk promises a glimpse inside this Grade I listed building, accompanied by warm refreshments. Steve will share tales of the woodlands, unravelling stories of local wildlife in Spring and the captivating history of their habitat. As you traverse the woodlands, delve into the realm of plants, flowers, and fungi, gaining insights into their diverse species and practical uses.

Tulips at Badminton House

Photo by Judith Parkyn Cotswolds Photographer | Judith Parkyn Photography