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Opening from 15th June

We are delighted to announce that following the relaxation of government guidelines Hoveton Hall Gardens will be re-opening on Monday 15th June.

Garden Opening

We are delighted to announce that following the relaxation of government guidelines Hoveton Hall Gardens will be re-opening on Monday 15th June.

Things will be slightly different though and we just wanted to let you know what we are doing to ensure we keep our visitors and staff as safe as possible. Please see below for all the details you need to ensure you enjoy your visit as safely as possible.

Covid and social distancing

All visitors to Hoveton Hall Gardens must follow the current social distancing guidelines of 2 metres and follow any specific instructions upon arrival to the gardens. We are providing hand sanitiser at the entrance kiosk but please feel free to bring your own if your wish. You are welcome to wear masks/ face coverings or gloves if you wish to do so.

Please remember if you have any of the symptoms associated with Covid-19 you must not visit the gardens and must follow the guidelines as issued by the government https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Opening Times

The gardens will be open as normal from 10.30am to 5pm, last entry will be at 4pm.


You can buy tickets upon arrival as normal, but we are no longer accepting any cash and all transactions where possible should be contactless. You will not be issued with any physical tickets upon arrival as we are trying to avoid as much physical contact as possible.

We will have a limit on the number of visitors allowed into the gardens each day to ensure social distancing guidelines can be followed. Once the limit has been reached, we reserve the right to close the gardens to new visitors. If this occurs a closed sign will be located at the entrance to the gardens.

Current season tickets – for those visitors who had brought season tickets for 2020 they will be valid throughout the rest of the 2020 season and throughout 2021.

Current gift vouchers will be excepted as normal.


We are opening the disabled toilet only to visitors which will operate on a one in/ one out system. We are asking all visitors to wash their hands upon entering as well as leaving please.


Please be considerate when parking your car in our car park and leave at least a 2-metre gap between other cars.


The café will be open, albeit with a reduced menu. Food will be available to purchase as a take-out service. It can be eaten in the picnic area on the reduced number of tables and benches provided which will be cleaned and sanitised regularly. All food and drink will be served in disposable containers/packaging, please dispose of this yourself in the bins provided. Food and drink are not allowed to be taken into the gardens.

Other information

Paper copies of our garden map will be available to pick up onsite, but you can download a copy of the map from our website.

We reserve the right to close off areas of the gardens we deem unsafe for visitors.

Please respect all staff onsite by observing the social distancing rules. Please treat all staff with respect.