Outdoor Summer Programme 2023 May - June


All events are from 10am to 1pm.

Assume there are parking and toilet facilities unless noted otherwise. Food and drinks – noted if there is a café, otherwise we bring our own.

 All events are from 10am to 1pm

Assume there are parking and toilet facilities unless noted otherwise. Food and drinks – noted if there is a café, otherwise we bring our own.





May 2nd


Coldharbour Village. Paint in the footsteps of Pissaro!

Meet at Christ Church, Abinger Road, Coldharbour, Dorking RH5 6HF. See more details below this programme.

May 9th



100 year old garden with follies.

Deerhurst, Coast Hill Lane, Westcott RH4 3LJ

May 16th


Gatwick Aviation Museum. 

Aircraft and engines from end of WWII until the 1970s.

Vallance By-Ways, Lowfield Heath Road, Charlwood, Gatwick, Surrey, RH6 0BT

May 23rd


Betchworth Church - inside and out!

19th century church in quiet village setting. Pub opposite!

St Michaels’ Church, Church Street, Betchworth, Surrey, RH3 7DN

May 30th


Munstead Wood, the home of Gertrude Jekyll - Lutyens house and garden designed by Jekyll.

Munstead Wood, Heath Lane. Godalming, Surrey GU7 1UN

June 6th


Denne Farm

Old Farmhouse with a collection of objects. Horses, chickens and a view of Leith Hill.

Denne Farm, Bognor Road, Warnham, W. Sussex RH12 3SJ.


June 13th


Painshill Park

18th century landscape garden.

Located on Between Streets in Cobham. It’s just off M25/J10/A3 to London. Simply exit the A245 towards Cobham. Closest post code for Sat Nav is KT11 1BE

June 20th


Reigate Castle

Access through Council offices car park or London Road car park (which is only open for parking at weekends) or via the footpath from the High Street by Boots the Chemist. Meet at the pyramid!

June 27th


Betchworth Castle / alternative of Sonia Burke's house for non-climbers.

Betchworth Castle was the medieval manor house of West Betchworth.

Instructions about parking and access below this programme.

July 4th


Lowfield Heath Windmill

18th Century mill on the edge of Charlwood.

Rusper Road, Charlwood. Off A23 at the roundabout north of Gatwick Airport, follow signs for Charlwood. Then bear left in village opposite village hall. Postcode: RH6 0EN.

July 11th


Redhill Common


July 18th


Oaks Park

Park with a mixture of landscapes, including: formal gardens, chalk meadows and woodland.


Oaks Park, Croydon Lane, Carshalton, Surrey SM7 3BA

July 25th


Dapdune Wharf

Wey navigations and wharf.

Dapdune Wharf, Wharf Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4RR

August 1st


Newlands Corner, A25

Meet in car park, glorious views over the

Weald to the South Downs.

Albury Downs main car park, GU4 8SE

August 8th


1100 - 1800 


Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden

 Black & White Cottage - Standon Lane - Ockley - Surrey - RH5 5QU

Bring your own lunch and refreshments. There are picnic tables, toilet facilities and plenty of parking. 

The visit will be from 11:00 am and the gardens close at 18:00 pm for those who wish to produce multiple paintings

August 15th

1000 - 1300

Gatton park

A beautiful historic parkland designed by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown with Edwardian gardens

Gatton Park, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 0TW

August 22nd

1000 - 1300

Grounds at West Horsley Place 

Fingers crossed that the field of sunflowers will be in bloom.


KT24 6AN

Entrance is on the A246 Epsom Road Horsley between Horsley Towers and Squires Garden Centre. Follow the signs for the car park.

August 29th

Pheasant at Buckland

Reigate Road, Betchworth – RH3 7BG