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RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

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Guided walks, discovery trails, planting workshops, and demonstrations are available at RHS Garden Harlow Carr, used as a trial ground and display area since 1946. Visit the Main Borders section, used by the garden’s experts to plant species suitable for a variety of challenging growing conditions, to find inspiration for your own garden back home. Stroll through the history of horticulture in the Gardens Through Time area, and pick up the latest tips for successful gardening at the Kitchen Garden, which includes raised beds, fruit trees, and a forager’s garden. End your visit at the site’s world-renowned tearooms, which can be rented for special events and private parties. Use our Harrogate holiday planner to visit RHS Garden Harlow Carr on your trip to Harrogate, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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TripAdvisor
  • Visited Harlow Carr 13 June. We walked through Valley Gardens and took signposted footpath. A true gem. Everything about Harlow takes your breath away. Can't find the adequate words to express how bea...  more »
  • I have visited this place regularly for decades - first with my young children, then as we aged, with my elderly mum. It's a place of peace, inspiration and beauty for gardeners, artists or anyonewith...  more »
  • Fantastic gardens. Very interesting place to visit. Had a great afternoon out with friends. A must for everyone to see  more »
Google
  • Staff very welcoming. Decent size to be able to walk the entire place and feel very satisfied. I did so on crutches so it's certainly a one day garden. Take your own food unless you don't mind paying attraction outlet prices, which is catered for. Time and effort is invested in the maintenance of the grounds, brilliant! Most plants are labeled with Latin names. Great for testing your horticulture credentials.
  • Lovely hardens spread over a large area. Good mix of designs from formal gardens to more naturalistic displays. There are also children's play areas to keep the young ones entertained.
  • Relaxed place that is enjoyable to wonder round wish I had more time to go
  • Great if you're a member, not great if you're paying the admission each time, a nice way to spend an hour or two
  • A feast of nature and colours, an amazing place to bring kids to run around. And they have two Bettys tea rooms!