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Garden closed

The Garden, Cafe and Shop are now closed to the public until Tuesday 10 January 2017.  We're hard at work with our programme of winter maintenance - follow us on Facebook or Twitter or join our mailing list to keep up to date with the latest news?

Christmas lunches

If you're part of a group and are looking for a top notch seasonal celebration, then why not book your Christmas lunch with us? We offer easy free parking, exclusive use of the cafe and fantastic home-cooked food - click here for our menu. Limited availability - call or email to book.


We're on the lookout for part time catering staff to help us through our busy January and February.  If you're friendly, enjoy working in a busy environment and have some catering experience, please email us your CV and a covering letter.

Welcome to Painswick Rococo Garden

The country's sole surviving complete rococo garden

Painswick Rococo Garden was designed in the 1740s as a flamboyant pleasure garden for Benjamin Hyett to entertain his guests.  This was a time when gardens were fashionable theatrical sets, providing a stunning backdrop to decadent garden parties.  Instead of a flower garden, you will happen across a stunning vegetable garden, beautifully-framed views of the surrounding countryside and fanciful garden buildings.  You can lose yourself amongst the lofty trees of our leafy woodland walk and watch friends and family battle to find the centre of our unusual maze.  And afterwards, enjoy delicious homemade cakes or a light lunch in our cosy cafe.

Couple cuddling in a garden

Things to do at Rococo Garden...

Visit our own TV channel to view a selection of videos on the Garden and the latest editions of our 'Ask Rococo' garden and kitchen tips. 

Learn more about visiting Rococo Garden. We have all the information you need to make your visit to the Garden a memorable one, including vital information like opening times and costs etc.

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