Cambo Gardens – walled garden and more…

Meander through magical gardens and woodlands to our award-winning beach. Enjoy lunches and homebaking inspired by our gardens and woodland bounty.

Browse plants, fresh flowers and local crafts in the Tack Room shop. Explore our Lost Elf Village nature play area and Glingbobs woodland trail with your little ones. Bring your dogs for walks and treats.

Entry to the gardens is £5.50 for adults, free for carers and under 16’s. 
The nature play area, visitor centre and cafe are free to enter. 
 
To enjoy free access to Cambo Gardens all year, and support our charitable programmes, why not become a supporter of Cambo Heritage Trust?
NOW RECRUITING!
We are currently recruiting for two Modern Apprenticeships in Horticulture. See how Lucia spent her 15 months at Cambo. To apply visit www.opportunitiesfife.org or call us on 01333 451040.
Enterprise Project Leader – help us develop the potential of our wonderful natural resources through social enterprise activity https://www.s1jobs.com/job/charity-voluntary/st-andrews/742437970.html

Cambo Gardens History

Cambo Estate lies on the east coast of Fife, 7 miles south of St Andrews. The present day estate, which has been in the Erskine family for over 300 years, dates from the late 18th and early 19th centuries. It is included in ‘An Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland’ as an important example of a picturesque, model estate.

The buildings within the landscape include the stables, carriage house, coach house, mausoleum, walled garden, dovecote, lodges and 2 model farms, listed by Historic Environment Scotland.

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What's on at Cambo Gardens

Chilli Con Cambo - colour and heat supper club

Chilli Con Cambo - colour and heat supper club

A celebration of our garden grown bounty! Join us for a three course feast…

Date: Friday 27 September
Time: 7pm till late
Price: £30 per head

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Philippa Mitchell – en plein air workshop

Philippa Mitchell – en plein air workshop

Join Philippa in the garden for seasonal sketching and painting ‘en plein air’ taking…

Date: Saturday 21 September
Time: 10.30 – 4pm
Price: £50 including coffee and lunch

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Chilli Con Cambo - Family drop in sessions

Chilli Con Cambo - Family drop in sessions

Join us for some chilli facts, activities and maybe tasting too if you are…

Date: Sats 14, 21 and 28 September
Time: 10.30 - 12.30pm
Price: Free with garden entry.

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Cambo Kids Camp

Cambo Kids Camp

Cambo is a great place for your children to experience the outdoors. Our camps…

Date: Mons 7, 14, 21 Oct:
Time: 9am – 5pm (half day 9-12.30 / 1.30 - 5pm)
Price: £35 / £17.50

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Get involved with our activities, training, crafts and group projects

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