The Gardens of Easton Lodge | Day Out With The Kids

The Gardens of Easton Lodge

Great Dunmow, Essex, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Outdoor

The Gardens of Easton Lodge is a 23 acre historic restoration garden that offers something for visitors of all ages.

There are craft and nature activities for younger visitors: make a dragonfly or do a nature trail maybe. There's also loads of space to run around and burn off energy and lots of trees for hide and seek. Delicious refreshments are available from catering outlet Daisy's and fascinating photos and memorabilia can be found in the archive building.

There are guided tours to educate and enthral visitors with the history of this fascinating garden. Dog lovers can bring their faithful friends on leads and not worry about rushing home.  Picnics are welcome, with plenty of space to spread out. Visitors can try their hands at croquet on the main lawn or simply wander at leisure and take in the magical atmosphere. Throughout the main season there are additional attractions on each open day including bands, a WWII day and Spooky Halloween Fun. 


  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Little Easton, Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 2BB, England


Click here to visit The Gardens of Easton Lodge's website
01371 876979

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Snowdrop Sundays: Main Season 21st August, 18th September, 16th October 11.30am to 5pm (last entry 4pm)


Adult £3.50 Child Free Children's activities cost between £0 and £1

More Information


1 x standard loo, 2 x disabled loos that incorporate baby changing facilities.

Gift shop

History books, postcards, coasters, mugs and vases are available plus a Plant Stall.

Eating information

The Gardens of Easton Lodge sells delicious home made soup, bacon and cheese rolls and sausage baps until 2.15pm with hot and cold drinks and home made cakes available until 30 minutes before closing.

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