Events & exhibitions

Pumpkin carving

28th Oct 2020 11:00 - 16:00

Pumpkin carving | Exbury Gardens | New Forest, Hampshire

Pumpkin carving

Carve Halloween pumpkins for just £3 (per pumpkin) here at Exbury during October half term. Our staff will help and guide you and your family to create spooky designs and we'll clean up all the mess so you don't have to!


Under cover by the Visitor Entrance. Ask a member of staff for directions when you arrive.


There are 4 sessions to choose from (availability in green):

11:00 2 family groups
12:30 Fully booked
14:00 2 family groups
15:15 3 family groups

Each session lasts approximately 45 minutes.


£3 (plus gardens admission or Friends of Exbury membership)

Throughout October half term, day gardens admission and Friends of Exbury arrival time slots must be booked online and unfortunately cannot be booked over the phone. Click the button below to book your time slot.

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Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Pumpkin carving safety measures
  • Limited number of family groups in each session.

  • Groups socially distanced with roving hosts who can supervise and offer assistance whilst remaining 2 metres away.

  • All tools and work stations sanitised before and after each group.

‘What could be better on a trip down to the New Forest than a walk in a beautiful garden, a ride on a steam train (which my grandson adored!) and a chance to see the Beaulieu river close up? A memorable day out and a gem of a place’

Rob Gregory, Oxford

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