Sturminster Marshall Open Gardens

Please note
This event ran in 2017 but we don't yet have this year's details. When we get them, we'll add them, but in the meantime we include below event information from last year to remind you about the event.

 approx 16 gardens opened Sturminster Marshall, near Wimborne, Dorset
Sunday 4th June 2017
11.00am to 5.00pm

The beautiful village of Sturminster Marshall in Dorset will throw open its garden gates to offer everyone a rare opportunity to explore the secrets of its inspiring gardens.

The day will include homemade lunches, cream teas, plant stalls, music and the village's famous Teddy Bear Drop from St Mary's Church tower.

All proceeds will go to St Mary's Church and the Memorial Hall, Sturminster Marshall.

Plant sales:  Plant stalls selling many of the plants featured in the gardens will be on sale at the Memorial Hall.

Cost:  Tickets are 5.00 per person, under 12s are free.

How to get event passports:  Visitors should purchase tickets from the Memorial Hall.

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 01258 857 620  Email:

Directions:  Sturminster Marshall is just off the A350 Poole to Blandford Road, signed 'Village Centre'. The village can also be accessed from the B3082 Blandford to Wimborne Road (2 miles west of Kingston Lacy).

Location:  Dorset.  Use Sat Nav postcode: BH21 4BQ (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.