Milton Lodge Gardens

One of the great gardens of Somerset with glorious views over England's smallest city and its cathedral.

Wells, Somerset, BA5 3AQ

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Free for members
  • Free parking
  • Garden only
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The garden at Milton Lodge was conceived about 1900 by Mr Charles Tudway, the present owner’s great grandfather.

During the first ten years of the 20th Century the sloping ground was transformed into the existing series of architectural terraces, specifically to capitalise on the glorious views of the Cathedral and the Vale of Avalon.

Opening Times


Good Friday until the end of September between 2pm and 5pm, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

Please note: The information on the Historic Houses website is advisory, but please always check the website of the house or garden you intend to visit before travelling.

See their website to double check their opening times


Historic Houses members visit for free.

Adults: £5

Under 14s: free

Group Visits

Groups, clubs and parties are most welcome by prior arrangement. Guided tours can be provided. Evening visits welcome. Refreshments and teas available for groups, also by special arrangement in advance.

Free car park (first gate on the left).

Please telephone 01749 679341 to arrange and agree admission details.

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for the latest information.

Getting here

Wells, Somerset, BA5 3AQ

Milton Lodge Gardens is 1/2 a mile north of Wells.

From the A39 Bristol-Wells turn north up Old Bristol Road.

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