Friends and Gold Friends Memberships

Make the most of the great outdoors with a Friends Membership

As an independent charity, Friends play a vital role in the preservation and enhancement of the Garden for future generations. From as little as £31 for an adult, you can enjoy many memorable days out with unlimited access to the Garden throughout the open season. In addition to our regular Friends membership, we also offer an enhanced level, Gold Friends of Borde Hill, that provides a further layer of exclusive benefits.

A gift that lasts
Treat someone special to a Friends or Gold Friends gift membership. It’s the perfect present for horticultural enthusiasts, country lovers and families alike. Both types of membership can be purchased below.

*prices including Gift Aid Adult Child Couple Family 2+3 Family 1+3
Friends* £31 £13.85 £50.50 £75 £60.50
Gold Friends £50 N/A £85 N/A N/A

Benefits for Friends of Borde Hill (during the open season):

  • FREE entry to the Garden (excluding ticketed events)
  • Unlimited access to the Adventure Playground
  • FREE Family Trails during the school holidays
  • Toddler Tuesdays – Garden and Playground open from 9.15am
  • Exclusive Friends Open Day, 13th March 2020
  • Monthly e-newsletters sent straight to your mailbox
  • FREE entry to Sussex Prairie Garden between 1 June and 11 October 2020*
  • FREE entry to the Chelsea Physic Garden*
  • £2.50 discount on an adult All Day Rover Bluebell Railway ticket (standard travel)*

*On production of a valid Borde Hill Garden membership card

Additional Benefits for Gold Friends of Borde Hill:

  • 5 FREE adult day tickets or 8 FREE child day tickets* so you can share your days out with family and friends
  • Invitation to a private tour of the Garden
  • 10% off shop and plant purchases
  • 10% off the Daily Menu at Jeremy’s Restaurant (excluding drinks). Available: Weds, Thurs, Fri lunchtimes, plus Weds, Thurs evening dinnertime, subject to availability

* Child day tickets do not include FREE Family Trails during the school holidays