Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum, Essex
The Gardens and Arboretum feature a tree collection from all the temperate areas of the world set in more than 200 acres of historic landscape providing interest and enjoyment throughout the year. You can follow the paths through the Arboretum, where you can see beautiful vistas and a host of exotic trees from around the world.
The Visitor Centre, housed in a restored Essex barn, offers information, a Shop and Tea Room serving morning coffee, light lunches and teas, with homemade cakes available all day.
Our beautiful and unique Walled Garden is now closed for the duration of Winter. The Walled Garden was designed for Spring and Summer interest, and over the Winter months we close the impressive double cedar gates in order to protect the ground conditions, and to prepare it for next year.
The Trustees and staff at Marks Hall Estate will be commemorating the anniversary of Operation Varsity at 11am at the Memorial Site. Following a 2 minute silence there will be the opportunity to lay a wreath and members of the local community are welcome to join us should they wish to mark the occasion.Read more