Durham University Botanic Garden

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Durham University Botanic Garden
Hollingside Lane
Durham City
County Durham

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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  • 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



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • Ruth C
    Aylesbury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    A little disappointed
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 25th June 2019
    Unfortunately we came here in quite heavy rain which probably tainted our experience. The entrance fee was quite high considering we were in an out within the hour. The woodland walk was quite... Read full review
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    A nice place to spend an hour
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th June 2019
    Although I think they could incorporate more into the café/shop side of the Gardens, the Gardens themselves are nice to walk though. I was expecting a larger venue, but we do enjoy popping along here. Read full review
  • holland21
    Stirling, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 29th June 2019
    We came here on a Sunday morning and so it wasn’t too busy which was nice. It did get busier and as the cafe is also at the entrance to pay along with the shop there was an RSPB representative with... Read full review



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Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Access Information

Opening Times

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

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

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