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University of Bristol Botanic Garden

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We have taken the conducted tour of The Botanic Gardens three times now. By going each year in a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Enjoyable Sunday afternoon

We spent an enjoyable warm Sunday afternoon walking around the Botanic Garden and having a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Churchill Hall Stoke Park Road | Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1JG, England
+44 117 428 2041
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have taken the conducted tour of The Botanic Gardens three times now. By going each year in a different month we have learned an incredible amount and had a terrific experience on each visit. |I am not a keen gardener nor do I know...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Came here on a Saturday afternoon with my husband, I was expecting to see flowers, we saw a few, maybe it wasnt the right time of year but as a garden I would have thought the flowers would have been in bloom year round. There...More

Thank Em H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent an enjoyable warm Sunday afternoon walking around the Botanic Garden and having a coffee. Although I am not a gardener, we had a pleasant walk around the garden. Coffee was good but it would have been nicer had we been offered crockery rather...More

Thank aveagoodtime
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been meaning to visit for a long time and today we succeeded and were not disappointed.The garden was beautifully kept with everything clearly labelled.The Chinese Medics garden was especially impressive and the greenhouses were a joy to behold.Volunteer gardeners were friendly and ready...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 31 May 2018

What a treat . Greatly surprised to see this wonderful garden, in the rain on a cold May day. Need to go back on my next visit to see the change in seasons. Full of information and very well tended. Only one greenhouse open on...More

Thank StIvesmaid2014
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

To be fair, I have little interest in gardening...my wife does that. But I do like gardens and this one is very good. Quite precise as one might expect from a university enterprise. Even the weeds are labelled...well ok perhaps not but most everything else...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The variety in and upkeep of these gardens is of a high standard. Whenever we have a chance and the weather is sunny and warm we make it a mission to visit this place. I'd recommend spending at least 2-3 hours to fully appreciate it.

Thank Fahad N
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We come here quite often as it is a hidden gem in Bristol. We have never been to the Sculpture trail before but we will ensure that we make it an annual family event. It had such a great community feel. There were some great...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 13 March 2018

A lovely place to spend a few hours, either relaxing or finding out more about this fab place and its plants from the enthusiastic staff.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We came here for an hour or so before catching our train. This is a small but very varied garden with several sections organised in very interesting ways for instance by varying pollination methods, plant families and by evolutionary time period. The Chinese garden is...More

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Response from Groovybaby18 | Reviewed this property |
Although I cannot speak on behalf of the Botanical Gardens I can advise that they do have parking facilities for coaches and they are not far from the city centre. Go up Park Street, then all the way to the top of... More