Ryton Organic Gardens

French marigolds at Ryton Organic Gardens

Ryton Organic Gardens is the perfect destination for anyone interested in seeing the principles and practices of organic gardening. Our inspirational demonstration gardens, based five miles from Coventry, provide the perfect chance for visitors to learn more about all aspects of organic growing. Step into our chemical-free world and experience the benefits of gardening in harmony with nature, see our Heritage vegetables growing throughout the seasons, spend time in our sensory garden, learn about organic gardening therapy projects, composting and much more.

We're open everyday from 10am to 4pm and entry the gardens is free until Friday 25th March. From 26th March 2016 our standard admission prices are:
Adult - £5.50*
Child (5 -16)/OAP/Concession/ Student - £3.50*
Family Ticket (2 adults + 2 children) - £14.50*
Under 5s - Free
*These prices include a 10% donation as part of the Gift Aid Scheme. Members of Garden Organic, the Royal Horticultural Society and the Birmingham Botanical Society can enter the gardens for free, upon production of a valid membership card.

The shop at Ryton Organic Gardens sells a wide range of organic gardening products including; seeds, peat free composts, books and gifts and is open from Monday to Friday. Ryton Organic Gardens is perfect for groups or families, large or small, young or old. The Stock Pot Cafe serves delicious breakfasts, lunches, cakes and refreshments. Our gardens are accessible to wheelchair users and are easy to navigate with a pushchair. Disabled and coach parking is situated close to the entrance.

School Visits

Ryton Organic Gardens offers a great opportunity for an educational day out for schools in Warwickshire and the West Midlands. The practical experience in the great outdoors enhances school projects, bringing the curriculum alive as pupils learn through organic gardening and nature.

Group bookings

We offer special rates for groups of ten or more paying visitors to Ryton Organic Gardens. Why not book a tour with one of our guides to get even more from your time at Ryton? The tours led by our informative volunteer guides, the walking tours are a relaxed and informative way to explore the gardens and give visitors the chance to ask questions about organic gardening.

Courses

At Ryton Organic Gardens we offer a wide range of innovative courses taught by renowned experts in organic growing and sustainability and have courses to suit all abilities. All of our courses are led by experts from Garden Organic and our partners from The Centre for Alternative Technology.

Conference and venue hire

We have meeting rooms available for hire with extensive free parking, all in a central location within easy motorway access. We also offer onsite catering, projection equipment hire, free wi-fi and complimentary entry to the fully-accessible gardens for all delegates. For full details of our conference facilities please visit call us on 02476 303517.

The Stock Pot Cafe

The Stock Pot Cafe at Ryton Organic Gardens opens from 8am to 5pm Monday - Saturday, serving delicious breakfasts, lunches, cakes and refreshments. On Sunday, you can enjoy a traditional roast from noon until 5pm.

The Organic Way

Learn about the organic way in our indoor educational exhibition. From soil management and composting, to saving seeds to preserve rare varieties, there’s something for even the most experienced gardener to learn.