Visit Harborough

Parks and Gardens

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Harborough District and the surrounding area is green and pleasant and there are many opportunities to visit the countryside for picnics, watching wildlife or just relaxing in the fresh air. 

Here is a list of links to places to go. parks and gardens, and other open spaces:

  • ArtDeJardin, Sculpture Gardens, Wing, nr Oakham
  • Baggrave Hall - historic park and garden
  • Barnsdale Gardens, Oakham
  • Barnwell Country Park, Oundle
  • Boughton Estate, Warkton, nr Kettering
  • Boughton House - historic park and garden
  • Boughton House - Living Landscape Trust
  • Brampton Valley Way - cycle route, bridlepath and walking
  • Brixworth Country Park - gateway to Pitsford Water
  • Brocks Hill Visitor Centre and Country Park, Oadby
  • Burgley House - historic park and garden
  • Burrough Hill, Somerby - open space and cycle trail
  • Cottesbrooke Hall - historic park and garden
  • Cottesbrooke Hall and Gardens, Cottesbrooke
  • East Carlton Country Park, East Carton, nr Corby
  • Fermyn Woods Country Park, Brigstock
  • Fineshade Woods - Top Lodge Visitor Centre
  • Fineshade Woods, Rockingham Forest - Visitor Centre - Red Kites
  • Haddonstone Show Gardens, East Haddon
  • Harringworth Viaduct
  • Holdenby House, Holdenby
  • Kelmarsh Hall, Kelmarsh
  • Lamport Hall - historic park and garden
  • Lyveden New Bield
  • Lyveden New Bield - historic park and garden
  • Naseby Battlefield Project
  • Nevil Holt - historic park and garden
  • Newnham Paddox Art Park, Newnham Paddox, nr Monks Kirby
  • Parks and Open Spaces in Leicester
  • Pitsford Water, Pitsford
  • Rockingham Forest - general information
  • Rutland Water
  • Stanford Hall - historic park and garden
  • Sywell Country Park - Edwardian Reservoir and Arboretum
  • University Botanic Garden, Oadby
  • Watermead Country Park, Thurmaston
  • Welland Park, Market Harborough
  • Wicksteed Park - historic park and garden
  • Wistow Park