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National Trust Stowe, Buckingham
(4.4/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
At National Trust Stowe, immerse yourself in 100 hectares (250 acres) of nature that has inspired writers, philosophers, artists, and politicians since the 18th century. Stroll or cycle through the garden’s lakes, valleys, and trails, and keep an eye out for the 40 temples and monuments that remain standing. Stop into the New Inn for parlor games and viewings of its historic rooms. The visitor's center has a shop and a cafe. Use our Stowe travel itinerary maker to arrange your visit to National Trust Stowe and other attractions in Stowe.
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  • We have been to the Stowe Landscape Garden today. We went to view the estate and to try and find the 24 advent calendar doors hidden around the 250 acres. We found 22 of the doors after a great 6 mile...  more »
  • The gardens at Stowe are breathtaking. So many little paths to follow and explore, and some little gems of discoveries along the way. We enjoyed the walk to the park entrance, where the view to greet ...  more »
  • We come here regularly with our young kids as there's so much space to explore. Our kids love running round, exploring the old buildings, seeing the lake and bridges etc. The only issue is the walk fr...  more »
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  • Very pleasant. Lots of places to take a stroll (or a buggy if you don't fancy the walk!). We had to cut our visit short as it was much larger than we thought it was. Give yourself a good few hours to enjoy it all.
  • Excellent day out with extensive gardens with great views. Good walks with loads of interesting sculptures and folly buildings. Admission is expensive but worth it if you make at least a half day visit - bring a picnic! Restaurant and shop near the entrance and a tea / coffee shop at the far end of the gardens. Dog and wheelchair friendly. A free golf cart shuttle runs from the entrance to the park (about 5-500 metres) during busy times. Stowe will also lay on golf buggy tours of the gardens for people with mobility issues - check availability in advance.
  • Lovely large gardens with lots of unusual buildings and statues to see. Wear comfortable shoes. The guided tours (NT) are interesting and reveal lots of hidden meanings behind the gardens you would other wise miss. Pick a nice sunny day if you can.
  • The gardens are good however it gets very busy now so not a quiet stroll more of a conveyor belt of people. Food is disappointing and service is generally very slow.
  • Beautiful, well kept garden. Great day out for the either couples or a family. Dog friendly too (ground only).