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Cambridge University Botanic Garden

The Botanic Garden is situated less than a mile to the south of the City centre and only five minutes walk from the railway station. This tranquil 40 acre (16 hectares) garden offers year round interest to visitors. The Garden has a collection of over 8,000 labeled plant species in beautifully landscaped settings, including Rock Garden, Lake, Glasshouses, Winter Garden, Woodland Walk, and nine National Collections.


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  • Covered space
  • Disabled toilets
  • Hand washing facilities
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access

Garden Cafe, Glasshouse range.


From 1 Jan 2015 Normal Garden Admission £5 per person, £4.50 concessions, 16 yrs and under free but must be accompanied by an adult. Please consider Gift Aiding your admission. Assisted Educational visits £75 per visit. Unassisted (self-led) Education visits free for children and staff. All group visits must be pre-booked to qualify for free admission. Restrictions apply.

What we can offer

  • Pre-visit information available
  • Risk assessment
  • Self-guided activities
  • Tailored programmes
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