Christmas at The Lost Gardens…
15 November 2018
This festive season at The Lost Gardens of Heligan will see the Gardens and Estate burst into joyful merriment with a collection of events set to bring everyone together, warm the cockles and celebrate good tidings.
Armistice at The Lost Gardens.
07 November 2018
Gold at The Cornwall Tourism Awards
02 November 2018
We extremely proud to say that we have scooped yet another award as we have been awarded gold in the ‘Large Attraction of The Year’ category at the annual Cornwall Tourism Awards.
Armistice Exhibition Enshrines Memory of Lost Gardeners
01 November 2018
This November, The Lost Gardens of Heligan will bring to a close its four-year-long programme of Arts events commemorating The Gardeners of Heligan House and their service for King and Country during World War 1. ‘In Their Name’ will reach a moving and visually stunning finale as Heligan unveils a trio of exquisite art works especially commissioned from acclaimed South African artist, Lize Krüger.
East Lawn Play Area- Closed For Winter
01 November 2018
East Lawn Play Area closed for winter, to carry out essential maintenance.
Heligan Gardening Team Ventures to the Isles of Scilly…
31 October 2018
Earlier in the month on the most beautiful weekend of weather, a handful of the Heligan gardening team left the Cornish mainland to head to the stunning archipelago of the Isles of Scilly to explore the islands and their crowning jewel, Tresco Abbey Gardens.
The Meaning of Harvest to all at Heligan….
09 October 2018
The pinnacle of the productive year, harvest. The moment that defines the start of Autumn harvest, is when the lush green leaves of the Pumpkin Bed start to die back and reveal the jewel like fruits that lie below. All shapes, colours and sizes, they never fail to bring out a childish wonder in all the gardeners and visitors alike.
Top Tips For Dahlia Success from Productive Garden Supervisor, Katie Kingett
11 August 2018
As we approach The Cornwall Dahlia Society's 38th Annual main show, Productive Garden Supervisor, Katie Kingett shares a few of her top tips for Dahlia success.
Heligan Nominated for a British Travel Award
31 July 2018
Following our success in being crowned Best UK Leisure Attraction in 2016 and 2017 we are thrilled to announce that we have been nominated for this prestigious award once again.
Summer in the Gardens
26 July 2018
The height of summer is upon us and what a summer we are having! This beautiful sunshine is delighting the gardens with blooms left, right and centre as well as giving a natural boost to Heligan's wildlife. The gardens are truly alive.
Changing Places Now Open!
23 July 2018
We are very proud to announce that we are now home to a fully equipped Changing Places toilet that caters for those who need an assisted accessible toilet facility. Bringing us closer to becoming accessible to all…
Meet our new Head of Gardens and Estate!
11 July 2018
This month we welcomed Alasdair Moore to the Heligan team. Alasdair joins us as our Head of Gardens and Estate. He will lead the way on a new chapter for the Gardens and we are delighted to have him in the Heligan family.