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Opened in 1993 by Prince Edward, Inverness Botanic Gardens, formerly Inverness Floral Hall & Gardens, are an oasis of calm and beauty within walking distance of the city centre. With each new season the outside gardens are an explosion of colour and...more
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Inverness Botanic Gardens Bught Lane | Bught Park, Inverness IV3 5SS, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a lovely wee calm place to visit in Inverness, Just a few minutes walk from the town centre, beside the Aquadome. The kids had a great time going around here.

Thank Hearach
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely little gem hidden away near to the leisure centre by Bught park. Has an array of cactus in the redone cactus house/room, a hothouse with ponds and tropical plants etc. there are also plants that you can purchase if you wish and also a...More

Thank nicolar552
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time exploring here. The reusable maps are a great idea and we spent quite a while wandering and enjoying the different areas. I loved the wildflower field in the back!! So pretty. Also, we laughed quite hard at the don't pet...More

Thank Katie F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely Gardens well worth a visit right beside Inverness`s Aquadome just 10 minutes from the Inverness Centre. A warm house with lots of fish, an arid desert area full of cacti, greenhouses and outside garden, Small but packs a punch with the amazing variety of...More

Thank robinred0
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle is closed for tourists apart from one tower from which you have 360o view across the city. Beautiful views from the castle grounds on river ness and city.

Thank patrykness9312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nicely cared-for gardens. Lots of little plants to gawk at! Worth a visit while in Inverness. Skip the breakfast at Rendezvous and come straight here!

Thank Bubba T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were wandering along the Inverness portion of the Great Glen Way when we came upon the Inverness Botanic Gardens. We wandered in and were immediately entranced. This beautiful little area is free of charge but is supported by donations. It is...More

Thank copdoc2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and very easily walkable garden. Many different flowers and an incredible cactus room.

Thank margiemcevoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

...visited on the Inverness cycle tour. It's a pleasant outdoor space with some beautiful flora and fauna. Well worth a visit if you're at a loose end...

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely gardens and surroundings. Went for a walk around the whole place, very beautiful, as we were going back around by the fish pond for a second time we saw a rat running across the pipe nearby. In formed staff as i left. Better pest...More

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28 July 2017|
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Response from helentraveller1976 | Reviewed this property |
About 20 minutes
7 April 2017|
Response from pam4336 | Reviewed this property |
I usually park at the aquadome, it is literally a stones throw from the car park to the Botanical gardens. The time is as you see fit . It isn't huge but there is a cafe that makes scrumptious food. ( the cobb I think it is... More
30 November 2016|
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Response from Lloydilicous | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is