Five Capability Brown gardens

  • 2 August 2011

Lancelot 'Capability' Brown designed over 170 parks during his illustrious career and made a less formal, more romantic approach to landscaping fiercely fashionable among the country's landed gentry.

To celebrate the opening of Wrest Park we’ve put picked five Capability Brown gardens you can see for free or at a reduced price with your National Art Pass.

1. Ickworth House and Gardens, Suffolk
Free entry with National Art Pass

2. Temple Newsam House, West Yorkshire
Free entry with National Art Pass

3. Compton Verney, Warwickshire
Reduced price with National Art Pass

4. Audley End House and Gardens, Essex
Free entry with National Art Pass

5. Wimpole Estate, Cambridgeshire
Free entry with National Art Pass