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Heligan Locals’ Pass - Coming Soon!
10 February 2020
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.
Rescued hedgehogs find new home at The Lost Gardens
06 February 2020
This year, we’re releasing rescued hedgehogs into The Lost Gardens to find their perfect home!
February 2020 events round up
29 January 2020
February sees 30 years since the discovery of The Lost Gardens of Heligan and join us in celebrating this with the first of Tim’s Anniversary Tours. This half term we’re also hosting Love Nature, a time to learn, connect and discover all about Heligan’s native wildlife.
Ewe scanning success!
27 January 2020
After another successful Ewe Scanning event, we are happy to confirm that we are expecting 72 lambs in the spring!
Tim’s Anniversary Tours
23 January 2020
Join Tim for one of these exclusive tours to hear all about the original discovery of The Lost Gardens of Heligan, the tales of the restoration and his ambition for Heligan for the next 30 years.
Lost Garden Rum
16 January 2020
We’re very proud to announce that we have collaborated with Trevethan Distillery to produce ‘Lost Garden Rum’.
‘The making of’...new artworks for Heligan By Night 2019 by Ulf Pedersen
13 December 2019
This year artist Ulf Pedersen is creating new video projections reflecting the incredible happenings at The Lost Gardens of Heligan. From growing pineapples to seed scattering, pollen-laden bees and the vital work of the Heligan gardeners. Ulf took a trip to Heligan in September to start work on developing his new ideas.
The Lost Gardens of Heligan become a ‘Plastic Free Champion’
11 December 2019
The Lost Gardens of Heligan have been named a ‘Plastic Free Champion’ by Surfers Against Sewage.
Heligan Bakery donates huge gingerbread house to Children’s Hospice South West
09 December 2019
This week the Heligan Bakery produced a huge, beautiful gingerbread house for Little Harbour in St Austell.
Harvesting for Heligan Christmas Lunches
05 December 2019
Heligan Gardeners have been working hard to harvest the vegetables ready to be used for the Heligan Christmas Lunches.
Winter at The Lost Gardens
02 December 2019
As winter sets in, our gardeners prepare the Gardens and Estate for everything that the season might bring to Cornwall this year.
National Tree Week 2019
29 November 2019
We celebrated National Tree Week by showcasing some of Heligan’s most prized trees.