Marton cum Grafton Open Gardens

 approx 20 gardens open Marton cum Grafton, between Harrogate and York
Sunday 24th June 2018
11.00am to 5.00pm

This fun-packed day, offers a rare opportunity to explore the secrets of the hidden and private gardens of this charming village. They come in all shapes and sizes and the village's elevated position allows for spectacular views over to the Dales (west) and White Horse (east).

Marton cum Grafton's Open Gardens is a wonderful day out which will entertain all ages as they wander around and explore our picturesque village.

Other entertainment includes a local art and crafts exhibition, a beautiful floral display in Christ Church along with plenty of village fete style fun and games on Grafton Green. Once the stunning gardens have whetted the appetite, guests can enjoy delicious food in the Marton Village Hall, where lunch, cakes and drinks are available. Whilst in Grafton the WI will be serving mouth-watering cakes and tea. BBQ sausages and ice creams will also be on sale on the Green. A highlight for 2018 is a fantastic display of Vintage and Super Cars.

A courtesy bus service is provided, taking people from one end of the village to the other. Car parking is on offer and wheel chair access is available to many of the gardens.

All proceeds from the event will go towards community projects.

Plant sales:  Plant sales available.

Cost:  Adults 5.00, accompanied children free.

How to get event passports:  Tickets available on the day from Pay Points around the village.

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 01423 324 040  Email:

Directions:  Marton-cum-Grafton is conveniently situated between York, Harrogate and Boroughbridge; just off the A168 (junction 47 or 48 of the A1).

Location:  Yorkshire.  Use Sat Nav postcode: YO51 9QJ (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.
and ...
give them a gentle nudge to make a small donation to our 2018 running costs.