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Looking After Parks, Gardens and Landscapes

Our technical guidance on how to care for and manage historic parks, gardens and landscapes.

  • The Lake, Middlesbrorough, North Yorkshire - a historic postcard

    Parks, Cemeteries, Urban Spaces

    Guidance on the conservation of our public parks and green space heritage.

  • Lilleshall Hall, Shropshire

    Garden Features

    How to care for and maintain historic garden features such as lakes, water features, rockwork, grottoes and moats.

  • Brodsworth Hall, South Yorkshire

    Opening for Visitors and Schools

    Sources of advice on opening up a historic park or garden for schools and visitors.

  • Volunteers planting at Easton Lodge, Nr. Great Dunmow, Essex

    Maintenance and Repair

    Guidance on the principles of conservation in historic parks and gardens. This page also defines what we mean by maintenance, repair and restoration.

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