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Gardens re-open 15th February 2021, Guided castle tours start again 15th March 2021
Climate Change – A view from Caerhays

Climate Change – A view from Caerhays

Caerhays Castle Gardens and Climate Change What does the Caerhays Garden Diary (1897-Today) tells us about ‘Climate Change’? (The Garden Diary records events with each day of the year showing on just one page for ease of reference. It was written by JC Williams until...
Mineral Collection at Munich Show

Mineral Collection at Munich Show

We were delighted to be featured in the Mineralogical Record Vol 51 this year. Click here to read the review. Click here to read more about the background to the Caerhays mineral collection at the show.
Reducing Carbon Footprint at Burncoose

Reducing Carbon Footprint at Burncoose

As lockdown (hopefully) becomes an unpleasant memory, it is time to think about the next major challenge which all businesses face in the next 10 years. Confining the global temperature rise to 1.5C to 2°C, reducing global warming, and achieving Carbon Net Zero (a...
Magnolia Tamaulipana

Magnolia Tamaulipana

At the third attempt we have finally managed to grow this subtropical evergreen Mexican magnolia from the Tamaulipas to flowering size outdoors at Caerhays. It is the closest relative to M. grandiflora but nothing like as good. (See gallery below) It actually produced...
COVID-19 – LATEST

COVID-19 – LATEST

Last updated – 19/05/2020 14:25 The gardens at Caerhays Castle are unfortunately closed for 2020 they will reopen on Monday 15th February 2021. Porthluney Beach car park at Caerhays is open. The beach Café is open for takeaways only. Please observe social...
Caerhays beach & car park open again

Caerhays beach & car park open again

Porthluney Beach car park at Caerhays is open, and Karol has been down with his drone to take this lovely 360 panorama of the beach and surrounding countryside. The beach Café is open for takeaways only. Please observe social distancing and respect the precautions put...
Burncoose Nursery Opens Again

Burncoose Nursery Opens Again

Burncoose Nurseries has reopened to the public today under the strict new government guidelines as regards social distancing. There will be a new one way system for entering and leaving the nursery and there will also be limits on the number of nursery customers...
Magnolia drone footage

Magnolia drone footage

Enjoy this bird’s eye view of some of the stunning magnolias currently in flower on the Caerhays Estate. This footage was taken and used by the BBC Spotlight team on 10th March 2020.
Introduction to the new ‘Tin Garden’ at Caerhays

Introduction to the new ‘Tin Garden’ at Caerhays

Charles looking at the planting in ‘The Tin Garden’, which was an area of the garden originally used by his Great Grandfather for breeding daffodils. This area has been cleared and is now a memorial garden to his Father, with all the Magnolias,...