Find us

Coming from the South and Chelmsford, follow A131 to the Town centre. When you reach Rayne Rd turn Right and continue until you reach a Traffic Lights for a pedestrian crossing and with the White Hart Hotel facing you. Turn Left into Bocking End. Keep on Bocking End and the Public Gardens are to be found at the Junction with St Peter’s Road on the Left. (just past Braintree District Council Offices on your Left.)

Coming from the East, follow the A120 and Coggeshall Rd, towards the Town Centre. At the double  roundabout – junction with Railway St and Courtauld Rd, turn Right into Courtauld Rd. At the end of the road at a mini-roundabout, turn Left into the Causeway. The The Public Gardens are on your Right at the Junction of The Causeway/ Bocking End and St Peter’s Road

Coming from the North, Sudbury and Halstead and Hedingham, follow A131, at the roundabout follow B1053 – Broad Rd, towards Braintree Town Centre. At 2 mini-roundabouts, go straight on. At the next mini-roundabout, bear Right into the Causeway. The Public Gardens are on your right at the Junction with St Peter’s Road.


You can park for 1 hour at no charge in Bocking End – opposite the Gardens.

You can park for 2 hours at no charge in St Peter’s Road at the South End of the Gardens.

There is a Pay and Display Car Park at Howard Hall towards the Northern End of Bocking End

There is a Pay and Display Car Park at George Yard Multi-Story Car park in the town centre – 10 minutes walk from the Gardens

Our address

Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens,
43 Bocking End,

Open hours

  • Mon to Sun 8.30 am to approx. Sunset. Closed Christmas Day



The Café is under New Management from February 6th 2017

Watch this space for Opening Hours


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