Winter Opening Hours The Gallery Gift and Coffee Shop will be open from February 12th 2016, 10am to 5pm. Choose from a range of delicious hot snacks, sandwiches, cakes and refreshments as well as crafts and gifts, some of which are made by our students! The Gardens are open daily from 10am until sunset. For our opening times please click on visit us link Half Term Craft Fun in the Bug Barn Join in our half term craft sessions in the Bug Barn. We have a pearly theme in support of Minstead Training Trust's 30th Anniversary Pearl Appeal. Children can enjoy Oyster Shell Craft where they varnish a real oyster shell, add tissue paper and add their own ‘pearl’ bead.They can also make Eggbox Oysters and Peg ‘Pearls’. Sessions run from 10.30am to 2.30pm every day from Monday 15th – Friday 19th February. Cost £2.50 per child includes a drink & biscuit. Normal garden entrance applies. No pre-booking is required.Tickets available each day from the Furzey Gallery Gift and Coffee Shop. Money raised from the activity will support the Pearl Appeal. Please be advised that not all activities are suitable for under 3s due to small parts. Adult supervision required. Set in the heart of the New Forest at Minstead in Hampshire, this delightful informal garden was established in 1922 and is renowned for its all year round beauty. We are also very proud to be RHS Chelsea 2012 show garden GOLD award winners. The Furzey Chelsea garden can be enjoyed throughout the seasons as it now has its permanent home in the gardens overlooking the lake. The rest of the woodland gardens continue to delight and with so much to offer, Furzey Gardens really is a haven of peace and tranquility.