Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

About Glasgow Botanic Gardens

730 Great Western Road, Glasgow West End G12 0UE
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Glasgow Botanic Gardens, situated in the West End of the city, lies beside the River Kelvin.

At any time of the year there are pleasant riverside walks, peaceful woodland copses and exotic tropical places to explore, just minutes from the heart of the city.

Opening Times


The Gardens are open 7 am to dusk all year, with the glasshouses open 10am – 6pm (4.15 winter) with free entry to all areas of the Gardens and Glasshouses.

Heritage Trail


We have a fine Heritage Trail through the Gardens with almost 30 points of interest taking you down to the Kelvin Walkway and the Gardens Arboretum.

A brochure about the Trail can be found in the Kibble Palace.

Parking


To retain the peace of the Gardens, there is no parking within the Grounds but on-street parking is available in Queen Margaret Drive, immediately adjacent to the entrance. Limited parking for registered disabled is available within the Gardens.

Upcoming Events at Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Orchid Fair

Orchid Fair

11th May 2019 - 12th May 2019
Come along to the Glasgow Botanic Gardens on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of May for the annual Orchid Fair hosted by the Scottish Orchid Society!
GlasGLOW

GlasGLOW

25th October 2019 - 31st October 2019
This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW returns to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!

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