Shopping at Capel Manor
Pop into our gift shop and browse beautiful collections of houseplants, outdoor plants, gardening tools, books, stationery, and our assorted selection of eclectic gifts and homeware.
Capel Manor's history
Capel Manor boasts a rich history that dates back to the late 13th century. The estate has seen many changes over the years, before becoming home to Capel Manor College and Gardens.
Activities around the Gardens
Enjoy a day out for all the family at Capel Manor Gardens.
Children can use our map to find all the locations within the Gardens to collect stamps. Once they have completed their activity sheet, this can be given to reception and they will receive a medal to take home.
Our holly maze was designed and created by Adrian Fisher, the world’s most prolific maze designer; enjoy twists and turns along the way as you find the right path to the viewing platform for amazing views.
Make sure you take a wander through the Display House to view our impressive cacti and succulent collection. A joint venture with the Lea Valley Branch of the British Cactus and succulent Society.
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Become a member and help make a difference
With a Friends of Capel Manor annual membership, you can enjoy unlimited access to our historic estate and 30 acres of beautiful gardens.