Prices and Opening Times

Open every day except 22nd December to 1st January inclusive, 10am to 5pm or 4pm in winter.

Note: During December and January the Garden will close at 2pm on several days for private functions.  The dates will be displayed below as soon as they are available.  Please check the website for closures if you are planning a visit in December or January.  

Last entry one hour before closing.

Super Saver Family
Entry for 2 adults and up to 3 children to Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens, Swannery and Children’s Farm.

Passport Tickets

Make big savings…

Buy a Passport Ticket and, as well as the Gardens, you can also visit the nearby Swannery and Children’s Farm for a fraction of the normal price. It’s totally flexible, you don’t have to visit all three places on the same day.

Adult Passport
Save a minimum of £18.00 on individual tickets!
Child (5-15 years) Passport
Save a minimum of £13.50 on individual tickets!
Super Saver Family
Entry for 2 adults and up to 3 children

These tickets allow three visits to an Abbotsbury attraction. You can choose to visit all our attractions once. Or, if you have a favourite, visit one attraction three times. Or, for example, visit the Children’s Farm twice and the Swannery once.

Season Tickets

Valid for unlimited entry to the Swannery, Children’s Farm and Subtropical Gardens, for 12 months from date of purchase.

Benefits include:

  • 20% off full price catering purchases (excludes alcohol, ice cream and items on sale)
  • 20% off full price shop purchases and plants (excludes HTA vouchers, stamps, ice cream and items on sale).
  • Free car parking at the Rodden Row and Beach Car Parks at Abbotsbury. The season ticket must be presented at every visit.
  • Half price entry to Forde Abbey Gardens, Hestercombe Gardens, Kilver Court Gardens and Wookey Hole. The season ticket must be presented at every visit. 
Adult Season Ticket
Child (5-15 years) Season Ticket
Super Saver Season Ticket

Group Rate (for ten people or more)

Child (5-15 years)
Adult Group Passport
One visit to any two of the three attractions – a great day out!
Child (5-15 years) Group Passport
One visit to any two of the three attractions – a great day out!
School Group Teacher
(1 free per 10 paying children)
School Group Child (5-15 years)

*Pre schools – Children under 5 years may enter the attractions free of charge. All accompanying adults must pay the school groups admission rate.  

Armed Forces

Current serving members of the armed forces, and their immediate family, get in to all Abbotsbury attractions free of charge. Please note you will need to show a valid warrant card (maximum of 2 adults and 3 children).

Disabled Visitors

Disabled visitors pay full rate. However, one carer can accompany each FREE of charge.

Tesco Clubcard

Tesco Clubcard vouchers can be used to pay to enter the Gardens. They can be used against our adult, child, family tickets and passport tickets.

Tesco Clubcard vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with our season ticket or any other discount group offer. Change is not given nor can they be used to purchase goods from the shop or café.


Dogs are welcome in all areas.