Midgley Open Gardens

Midgley Open Gardens 2024


Gardens and studios open from 11am to 5pm on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 June 2024

This event usually happens every two years.

How Much?

Entrance tickets just £5.00 per adult (accompanied children are free), available from Midgley Shop or from selected sites on the day.


Here's a map of the gardens open in 2024. Click the map to open a printable PDF copy.

Midgley is near the hilltop above Mytholmroyd.

The villagers of Midgley, near Hebden Bridge, are opening their hidden gardens to visitors for the weekend of June 15th and 16th.

18 gardens, ranging from secluded woodlands to intimate courtyards and large country-style gardens, will be displaying a variety of styles from traditional to the most contemporary.

Two art and craft studios will be opening their doors to visitors.

The Gardens and Studios are open from 11am to 5pm on both days. Gardens will be hosting plant sales, and children's activities. Home made refreshments will be available at some gardens, and lunch will be available at Midgley Community Room and at Ewood Hall Barn.

Midgley is on the hillside above Mytholmroyd.

By Bus

574 from Halifax to Midgley (Sat every hour, Sun every 2 hours); or, 590/592 from Halifax, or 592/590 from Todmorden via Hebden Bridge (Sat every 15 min, Sun every 30 min), to Ellen Royd Lane stop; or, 592 from Burnley, or 590 from Rochdale (Sat every 30 min, Sun every hour) to Ellen Royd Lane stop. From Ellen Royd Lane stop it is a 15 min walk up the hill via Naylor Lane to the lower part of the village.

By train to Mytholmroyd

It is a 20-25 min walk up Midgley Road to the first garden at Ewood.

By car

From Hebden Bridge take the A646 towards Halifax and turn left onto Midgley Road in Mytholmroyd; from Halifax turn right off the A646 into Luddenden Lane after the pelican crossing at Luddendenfoot and follow the road up the hill.

Car parking is available at Midgley School HX2 6TX