Rye House Gate House

Gardens & heritage

From the evocative ambience of Myddelton House Gardens to the  tranquility of Waltham Abbey Gardens, you can easily lose yourself for a few perfect hours in Lee Valley’s superb gardens and heritage sites.

Whether you come for the history, the horticulture or just the chance to unwind in delightful surroundings, here’s where to start!

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Myddelton House Gardens

A hidden gem of historical items and unusual flora

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Broxbourne Old Mill and Meadow

A wonderful place full of history and the shy Water Vole

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Markfield Beam Engine and Museum

Head back to steam power days at this historic building.

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Waltham Abbey Gardens

Watch the little ones enjoy exploring the Rose Garden and get close to nature

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Three Mills Island

This historical mill is now home to some Hollywood stars

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Forty Hall

Enfield's 'Jewel in the Crown' and one of the finest historic houses.

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Rye House Gatehouse

First brick built house and haunting happenings

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Capel Manor Gardens

Explore the 30 acres of gardens for pleasure and education.