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Dundee University Botanic Garden

With a wide range of plants, a fine collection of conifers and broad-leaved trees and shrubs, tropical and temperate glasshouses, water garden and a herb garden.

A close up of a pond
A close up of a pond

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About the garden

The University of Dundee Botanic Garden has a wide range of plants, with collections of conifers and broad-leaved trees and shrubs, tropical and temperate glasshouses, a water garden and a herb garden. It is located in 9.5-hectares of south facing, gently sloping land near the banks of the River Tay, the garden features many species of indigenous British plants as well as representative collections of important plants from all the continents of the world. The garden also has a café and gift shop with a plant nursery, whilst regular art exhibitions are hosted in the visitor centre, and facilities exist for holding receptions and meetings.

Opening times

Open all year round and every day at 10am-4:30pm

Useful details

Dog walking

No - Guide dogs only.

Cafe or restaurant

Food and drink facilities include a cafe/restaurant.


Yes - Children of all ages.

Wheelchair access

Mostly accessible (many paths flat and paved).


Yes - There is a gift shop and plant shop.

Scotland, DD2 1QH

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Children under 16 are free. University of Dundee staff and students are free

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01382 381 190

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