What to Do & See


Lakes & Gardens

Enjoy tranquil walks through the ‘Finest Woodland Gardens in England’ which boast impressive features, including a number of very rare trees and shrubs.


The estate is home to an extraordinary range of wildlife including foxes, rabbits, grey squirrels, badgers, weasels, stoats, shrews, voles, and our now famous wallabies.

Dolls’ House Museum

A magical miniature world awaits in the famous “Beyond the Dolls’ House” exhibition! An extensive collection at 1/12th scale depicts the Edwardian estate and neighbouring villages.

Food & Drink

Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens features a range of locations where you can enjoy a selection of food and refreshments throughout the year.

Afternoon Tea at Leonardslee House

Afternoon Tea at Leonardslee House offers a traditional afternoon tea with modern and exciting twists. The tea is set in our drawing room where our guests are able to view the kaleidoscope of colour and enjoy the mouth-watering cakes, bakes and scones.

Sorry no cash accepted. For security reasons Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens is a cash free zone. We only accept payment by card.

We have an outlet at reception and the Stable Block gift shop that can accept cash and you will be given a card that can be used throughout Leonardslee. Simply return your card at the end of the day to receive a cash refund of any remaining money.