Visit Us

For any queries please call 01749 705 279 (Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm).


We have three car parks: Main Courtyard, Great Barton and Lower Car Park.

Garden Admission Fees

Please visit our Gardens page for all up-to-date prices and opening times.

Garden Membership

Join Kilver Court & Gardens as a member and enjoy the beauty of its three-and-a-half-acre historic gardens year-round. Individual and joint memberships are available.

Garden and Café Opening Times

  • Monday: 9am - 4pm
  • Tuesday - CLOSED
  • Wednesday: 9am - 4pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 4pm
  • Friday: 9am - 4pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 4pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 3pm


Kilver Court is 30 minutes from Bath and Bristol and only 2.5 hours from London by car. We are located on the main A37 on the outskirts of Shepton Mallet (at the foot of the rolling Mendip hills) in the heart of Somerset, opposite the cider factory. Look out for the brown 'Kilver Court Garden' signs as you head into Shepton Mallet. Local train links are frequent and our nearest mainline station is Castle Cary (for local train links visit Kilver Court is only 10 minutes away from Castle Cary station by car and takes approx 35 mins by bus. There is a bus that runs from Castle Cary Station to Kilver Street (Charlton Inn bus stop).


Due to the nature of the site, disabled access is limited. Please call our Duty Manager on 01749 705 279 (Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm) before you visit us and we can help you plan your day and the best route for exploring Kilver Court and accessing the areas you wish. Due to the historical nature of the gardens they have limited wheelchair access.


Regrettably, dogs are not permitted in our stores or gardens, except guide dogs.

Find Us

Kilver Court,
Kilver Street, Shepton Mallet,
Somerset, BA4 5NF
01749 705 279 (Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm)

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