Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Welcome to Cambridge University Botanic Garden – 40 acres of green space in the heart of Cambridge. The Garden is open 7 days a week, all year round.

Whether it’s a relaxing visit with friends and family in beautiful surroundings or an inspirational garden visit, there’s something for everyone.

A short stroll from the railway station, our heritage listed landscape offers year-round colour and interest throughout the year.

Our collection of 8,000 plant species includes rare and endangered plants from all over the world – supporting University teaching and research, while also providing inspiration and interest to visitors of all ages.

Highlights include:

Winter Garden *Glasshouse Range *Autumn Garden * Lake *Bee Borders * Woodland Garden *Scented Garden * Rising Path and Systematic Beds* Limestone Rock Garden * National Collection of Tulips, Fritillaria, Saxifraga

What’s on:

* freshly made food from our Garden Café

* free family activity trails

* free adult trails

* picnics welcome

* weekend free guided tours

* group visits

* browse in our shop

* online courses & activities

For more information on opening times and tickets, see for details

*Relaxation *Inspiration *Education

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Address: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1JE View map Phone: 01223 336265 Length of visit: 2-3 hours
Dog friendly: No
Cafe: Yes
Car park: No
House open: No
House open - occasionally: No
Family friendly: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Wheelchair - majority: Yes

For information on opening times and to buy tickets: Click here

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