Ashridge Estate

Ashridge Estate

Ashridge Estate is a beautiful National Trust venue to explore in the countryside.


Ancient trees, rolling chalk downlands and lush meadows.

Whether you’re on foot, bike or horseback we have mapped out different trails to help you get the most out of your visit.

Ashridge is a spectacular place for spotting wildlife. So arm yourself with a set of binoculars and a good guide book and see what you can find.

Opening Times

Check the website for opening times for the day you want to visit.

Visitor centre and shop closed 25 and 26 December. Café opens at 8am and closes at 6pm from March 1st to October 31 and is open from 8am until 4pm from November 1st to end of February – closed 25 December. Estate may close in very high winds. Bridgewater Monument opening is weather dependent.



Visiting the Estate is free. The only cost is for the Bridgewater Monument: £2.50 adults, £1.00 children

  • Free parking