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Explore 50 acres of Tatton Park’s Garden from the comfort of your own home

Candide Gardening App

Tatton Park's Garden can be a place for quiet reflection and peaceful retreat from our busy lives. Thanks to technology, you can still enjoy and learn about the gardens with our Head Gardener, by listening to a delightful audio tour on your phone.

Simon Tetlow, Tatton head gardener - web file

 

 

Tatton Park's Garden can come to you!

Explore our beautiful Garden at your own pace and without stepping foot outside, by simply downloading an app onto your phone. Download the Candide Gardening app today and let Tatton Park’s Garden come to you. If you haven’t downloaded an app before, here’s what to do:

  • Go to your phone’s App Store or Google Play
  • Search for Candide Gardening and download the app
  • In the app, go to ‘Places’
  • Search for Tatton Park
  • Select ‘Tour’
  • There are 19 mini audio tours numbered on a map of the Garden. Tap the numbers to listen to our Head Gardener describe each area

Listen as our Head Gardener, Simon Tetlow, explores 19 areas of Tatton Park’s 50-acre Garden. Simon describes wonderful features such as the Orchard, Pinetum and Orangery, and reveals little-known facts about what it takes to keep the Garden at its prime, as well as bringing its long and varied history to life. It’s like he’s talking directly to you on your very own private tour of the Garden!

“Hi my name’s Simon Tetlow, Head Gardener at Tatton Park and I’d like to wish you a very warm welcome to our wonderful garden....”

An online haven for gardeners

Other features of the Candide Gardening app include a database for identifying plants and, as a featured ‘Place’, Tatton Park will be sharing posts and photographs of springtime in the Parkland and Garden.