Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Overview

If you prefer living exhibits, the University Botanic Gardens are a hidden treasure.  The site’s 40 acres include large glasshouses with tropical plants and outdoor displays of domestic species cultivated with the seasons in mind.

Visit the Botanic Garden website.

What makes it special

  • 40 acres of gardens and plants
  • Popular with families and couples

Opening Times

January - 10:00 to 16:00
February to March - 10:00 to 17:00
April to September - 10:00 to 18:00
October - 10:00 to 17:00
November to December - 10:00 to 16:00

Price

Adult - £6.00
Concessions (65+) & students -  £5.50
Children 0-16 inclusive - free
Cambridge University Student - free

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Cambridge University Botanic Garden

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Map references

OS Map: 154

OS Grid Ref: TL452571

Lat/Lng: 52.193245, 0.123378

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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