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Posted 11 March 19

Our Rare Breed Story

Here at Heligan pigs are a real favourite with our visitors and have been for many years. It is well known that our pigs have a job to do, and work hard around our estate to clear brambles and turn over pastures, verges and seed beds.

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Posted 01 March 19

Heligan Locals’ Pass on Sale Now!

This March, we are once again inviting all residents of Cornwall and Devon to sign up for our Locals' Passes; giving unlimited garden access throughout the year, for the cost of just one normal garden admission charge.

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Posted 27 February 19

Heligan: Inspired by Nature

Marine and Natural History Photography Students came to explore The Lost Gardens of Heligan back in October 2018 as part of an organised field trip. The first year students from Falmouth University were given an introduction to the wildlife and habitats present within the 200acre estate and were invited to explore the gardens.

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Posted 27 February 19

Stepping into Spring

As we write our February garden update, a plethora of new blooms continually erupt within the gardens. Light pink camellias lead the march quickly followed by vibrant deep pink rhododendrons, below their boughs, drifts of white snowdrops and clusters of eccentric hellebores line our paths whilst daffodils take the spaces in between. This garden in rebellion is not a planned fight against the seasons but more a sign of just how mild winter has been.

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Posted 03 January 19

Festive Visitors Raise over £12,500 for Local Charities

Our festive visitors have helped us raise over £12,500 as we opened our gates for two charity days on Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

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