Durham University Botanic Garden

Durham University Botanic Garden
Hollingside Lane
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3TN

Tel: +44 0191 334 2887

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Durham University Botanic Garden

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS VB Attraction
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Awards

  • Visit EnglandQuality Assured Visitor Attraction Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousGreen Tourism Business Scheme - Silver Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    167
  • Very Good
    149
  • Average
    27
  • Poor
    5
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • flowerlady64
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    So lucky to have this place
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 29th October 2018
    We are locals so a yearly ticket is an obvious thing to pay for. We have had some lovely days in the gardens this year. The tubs of tulips are a real delight - such a range of colours. Last Monday... Read full review
  • dunholme
    Durham
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Good choice in friendly cafe
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 6th November 2018
    The coffee choice was a bit limited but the staff were happy to tweak settings for you. The sandwiches and toasties were good. The setting is restful, with a view of the botanic gardens and there are... Read full review
  • donnabaton
    Saint Helens, Oregon
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Visit with a Volunteer
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    It was a lovely garden with many areas of interest. There was some interesting sculptures. It was early May so I do not think it was full bloom. Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Catering

  • Group Discounts Available
  • Groups: Lunch Catered For
  • Groups: Refreshments Catered For

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking Onsite

Travel & Trade

  • Group: Discounts Available
  • Groups: Booking Essential

Access Information

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00

* Open Nov-Feb, daily, 1000-1600. The Garden is closed during the Christmas and New Year period.

Map & Directions