Durham University Botanic Garden

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

Tel: +44 0191 334 5518

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Durham University Botanic Garden

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£4.00 per ticket type
Children and Students£1.50 per ticket type
Concession£3.00 per ticket type
Student and under 5s freeFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
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Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS VAQAS 2019
  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme - Silver Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015
  • Visit EnglandQuality Assured Visitor Attraction Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    181
  • Very Good
    158
  • Average
    30
  • Poor
    5
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • 191daves
    Spennymoor, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Nice day out
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 4th September 2019
    Great grounds and easy tp get to on public transport and right next to Durham park and ride. Much larger than I thought and restaurant is good if a touch expensive. Read full review
  • Hhmmss
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Durham botanic garden
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 5th September 2019
    Lovely well kept gardens with interesting features. Pleasant coffee shop with both in and outdoor seating. Ample parking. Read full review
  • Gary D
    Brentwood, United Kingdom
    Pleasant Diversion
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 7th September 2019
    Really lovely grounds, and the frog, snake and insect house was an unexpected bonus. As it's a bit of a hike from the city centre we can understand why it doesn't cater much for pedestrians, but a... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Access Information

Opening Times

Mar - Oct (1 Mar 2019 - 31 Oct 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00

* The Garden is closed during the Christmas and New Year period.

Map & Directions

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