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National Trust Stowe

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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The Gardens are amazing in autumn

As a regular visitor to the gardens at Stowe we know it very well. The gardens are always... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oxford, United Kingdom
Beautiful Landscaped Gardens

Love walking around Stowe, for me it's way too big to call it a garden could just stop at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dean P
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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The scale, grandeur and beauty of Stowe has inspired writers, philosophers, artists, politicians and members of the public from the 18th century to the present day. Since the National Trust acquired the gardens in the late 1980s, an ambitious...more
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New Inn Farm Off Stowe Ave | Near New Inn, Buckingham MK18 5EQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a regular visitor to the gardens at Stowe we know it very well. The gardens are always attractive but particularly so in the autumn. The are a number of different walks in the gardens around the lakes and the many follies. The time can...More

Thank PatrickFG70
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love walking around Stowe, for me it's way too big to call it a garden could just stop at the Landscape bit of its title. A good pair of walking shoes are recommended as can easily spend an entire day up there exploring. The trees...More

Thank Dean P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our walk around the extensive grounds was stunning and we thoroughly enjoyed wandering around the various monuments and temples. The only downside was the restaurant. It was over-crowded - not enough tables - no one clearing them and staff all intent on serving yet more...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday strolling in the wind swept gardens with Family is an exhilerating experience and a time to take the mind back to a more romantic age. The Monuments are amazing and I am sure many have been used in various period dramas. You will need...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of paths, plenty of sights and views. Excellent value for money. The Church is worth a stop to examine the history of the area and the power of historical landowners that could just wipe out a village on a whim.

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The family came down from up north and we decided to go to stowe with them and the young children. We enjoyed a great day out looking at the great views and even went to the shops .We had a good brunch out and the...More

Thank Alisha H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The landscaped grounds (not really a "garden") are impressive and make for a nice walk. However, at £12 per head plus £2 for parking, it would be very expensive at half the price. There are plenty of free woodland and riverside walks that are as...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stowe has lots of history, amazing wildlife. The views of the valleys and picturesque lakeside. Then comes the architecture of Stowe itself. This place is a full day visit for families or a romantic stroll for couples or just to take in the mid day...More

Thank La-vinia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent the day at Stow visiting the house and parklands. An amazing place, full of interesting history. Couldn't manage to see everything in one day so we're planning a return visit. It's well worth taking one of the guided tours if you can, both of...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A grand place to go with lovely views. Our dog enjoyed it too and so did our step counter. The Gothic Temple used for self catering intrigued us.

Thank Peter S
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Response from southwestsampler | Reviewed this property |
No not a lot in the way of children’s entertainment but it’s so big they can make their own
Mikel L
2 September 2017|
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Response from akakarlos | Reviewed this property |
apologies .. just seen this question. I wasn't sure so googled it and this is what it says : Explore 250 acres of stunning parks and gardens at this major Buckingham attraction. The gardens include beautiful lakes, several... More
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