Arrival Guests are encouraged to arrive from 3.30pm to enjoy the gardens and grounds of the Wormsley Estate before performances begin in the early evening.
Make the most of your visit Enjoy traditional afternoon tea overlooking the famous Wormsley Cricket Ground in the Garsington Restaurant; take a short journey in a complimentary vintage bus to the beautiful 18th century Walled Garden, a favourite spot for a glass of Champagne; admire the spectacular views across the Deer Park and lake from the Champagne Bar or explore the exquisite flower borders of the Opera Garden.
Interval The dinner interval lasts approximately eighty-five minutes. During this time the Garsington Restaurant offers a range of sumptuous dining options using locally sourced ingredients. If guests prefer to picnic they are welcome to order a hamper or bring their own. Complimentary Scout porters and chauffeured golf buggies are available to assist with carrying picnics.
Performances start in the early evening. As the light begins to fade at the end of the interval, performances resume ending by 10.15pm when candlelit pathways and the glow of the Opera Pavilion light the way across the spectacular Chiltern landscape.
Getting to Wormsley Under an hour from London (30 minutes from Oxford) by car and 25 minutes by train to High Wycombe with transfer buses and taxis available.
AN EVENING AT GARSINGTON OPERA