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“Lovely grounds to walk around!”

Christchurch Botanic Gardens
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Christchurch Botanic Gardens Tour with Optional...
Ranked #3 of 257 things to do in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: At the heart of Christchurch's reputation as the Garden City, the Gardens are a place of ever-changing beauty. Showcasing flora and fauna of New Zealand and other parts of the world, the Gardens feature one of the finest collections of exotic and local plants in New Zealand. With more than 1.1 Million visitors each year the Botanic Gardens are one of the Christchurch's most popular and well-loved attractions.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd recommend stopping by the visitor center when you get there to grab a free map of the property. Also, don't miss the indoor gardens here, in the two story building, you will find beautiful flowers and succulents. We did this, followed by the rose garden before walking into the city. A great way to spend the morning!

Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning place to wonder, enjoy a family picnic or if you have a green finger discover many new breads on plants and to inspire you for your own garden.

Thank Laura S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful setting to attend a concert. A must to experience if you are around in January and February.

The walk through the gardens to the archery lawn is gorgeous and if you are fortunate enough to venture through the fragrant rose garden you won’t be disappointed.

The Curators House is also well worth a visit whist in the gardens ... delicious food and beverages. Can have a light snack or meal.



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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are fond of gardens and took the opportunity to visit on a beautiful day. We only walked through a small portion, but were very impressed. The rose gardens were lovely, especially considering the time of year. The enclosed hothouse with all the tropical plants was stunning. It was hard to believe some of the plants and the variety. A must see when in Christchurch.

Thank Malferg
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth your time to see what has been brought to this area and what was native, compare and contrast, also rose gardens, and the delights.

Thank Pepperjackm
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