Use Places & People to search over 6,600 parks and gardens in the UK and 2,100 biographies of people associated with them. Image location: Bedgebury National Pinetum

Learn about the rich heritage of parks and gardens in Topics.
Image location: Powis Castle

Follow News & Events, updated regularly with the latest information affecting historic parks and gardens. Image location: Sheffield Botanical Gardens

Visit the Schools for ideas and activities to encourage the interest of children and young people in their local parks. Image location: Trentham

Join us as a volunteer and Research & Record historic parks and gardens in your area.
Image location: Cirencester Abbey

View the Illustrated Glossary which provides definitions and accompanying images for terms and concepts associated with historic parks and gardens. Image location: Pannett Park


Oral Histories

This resources contains oral histories gathered from people’s memories of South Marine Park, South Shields, and aretypical of parks across the country. Oral Histories continue to be gathered and more will be added.

Activity Sheets

The downloadable activity sheets have been designed to enable families and young children to have fun whilst exploring parks and gardens. The sheets can be used by children individually or as part of a group, family or school visit.

Twentieth-century landscapes

This category holds the articles and content for the Twentieth-century landscapes feature.

Conservation Management Plans

This category holds the articles and content for the Conservation Management Plans page.

For database records

This area holds PDFs used in database records.

News items

This category hosts files for news stories.

Research and Record Downloads page

This category contains documents for the Research and Record Downloads page.

Capability Brown

This category holds documents for the Capability Brown page.

Gardening in Wartime

This category holds documents for the Gardening in Wartime pages.