Admission prices are £7.50 per person, no concessions. We will be supporting Great North Air Ambulance and Sick Children's trust.
Children under 8 can enter free of charge. For children over 8, the cost is £2.
No Need to Book
It is NOT necessary to pre book tickets - when you arrive at Thornton Hall Gardens you can pay at the gate, payment by cash only, please.
No dogs allowed.
All parties of up to 30 people will be welcomed on all Open Days. Confirmation of parties over 12 people would be appreciated especially if traveling by minibus to help with parking.
All groups above 30 people please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for dates available. Preferred dates for large parties are Thursdays in June and early July.
What visitors say about Thornton Hall Gardens
From the minute you walk through the small door into this amazing garden you are hit by the wow factor.
My favourite garden in the north east of England, there is something for everybody.
I have never seen such a variety of unusual perennials - I didn't know there were so many different hostas and heucheras!
Fabulous collection of peonies one that you shouldn't miss.
If you are looking for a day out in County Durham a visit to Thornton Hall Gardens is a must for all garden lovers.
Thornton Hall Gardens must have one of the largest collections of David Austin roses in a private garden in the country - the perfume in late June early July is magnificent and something all garden lovers should experience.
One of Britain's finest new gardens, with a very old past - fascinating.
A beautiful old Hall accompanied by gardens full of flamboyant colour, go and see for yourself.
A great venue for a photo shoot.
One of Darlington's best tourist attractions - not to be missed.