Cambridge University Botanic Garden
With plants from all over the world displayed in a 40-acre oasis of gardens and glasshouses, the Cambridge University Botanic Garden is an inspiration for gardeners, an exciting introduction to the natural world for families, and provides a great day out for all our visitors.
Garden audio tours
Listen in on the secrets of selected gardens from their head gardeners. Our audio tours take you through seasonal planting, histories and stories.
Enjoy the 40-acre site right in the city centre of Cambridge. Established in 1846 by our founder John Stevens Henslow.
Walk through the Winter Garden at Cambridge University Botanic Gardens. Explore and see a study of winter plants in their various forms, scents and colours.
GardensThe Glasshouses close 30 minutes before the Garden. Guide and assistance dogs are very welcome in the Garden, however please note that no other dogs are allowed.
CaféThe Café closes 30 minutes before the Garden.
Botanic Garden ShopThe Botanic Garden Shop at Brookside closes 15 minutes before the Garden.
January, November + December: 10am – 4pm. February, March + October: 10am – 5pm. April – September: 10am – 6pm. Last paid admission is 30 minutes before closing time.