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University of Oxford Botanic Garden

Rose La., Oxford OX2 0AR, England
+44 1865 286690
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Rose La., Oxford OX2 0AR, England
+44 1865 286690
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Reviewed yesterday

A beautiful garden and greenhouses. We visited on a day when taking in a number of locations in Oxford and despite the rain were able to take time in the gardens and greenhouses when it rained. In an hour you can cover the garden but...More

Thank schanley54
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's not expensive and worth the visit. There are trees and plants that so wonderful. To go around does not take that much time unless you analize each flower. There is staff accessible for questions and you get a map to find your way. Its...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped here to rest and enjoy the greenery, and were lured on to explore further. I especially liked the "plants that changed the world" section.

Thank JenA700
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This garden takes about an hour to view. It is well laid out & divided into different areas & catagories. There are benches at convenient intervals! The herbacious border was beautiful. There were some interesting plants & trees in the conservatories. There is a small...More

Thank noorcaughley
Reviewed 1 week ago

The green houses contain range of exotic plants ranging from humid and damp, to arid and dry, with one specifically for carnivorous plants. The rest of the gardens benefit from a southern aspect and is and enjoyable afternoon amble.

Thank pointerman3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Then you should definitely visit. Plan on at least two hours to wander around all the different parts of the garden, including the hot house, which itself is fascinating! It also has an outdoor coffee shop w excellent cappuccino served w a smile. You can...More

Thank authored
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best botanical gardens I have seen. Great variety of flowers and plants. They are grouped very well and there is plenty of information regarding what you are seeing should you wish to be educated as well as just looking at...More

Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful. If you are visiting oxford I would highly recomend paying a visit here and talking a walk around the gardens.

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking to make the most of the wildflower meadow plantings down near the river and the herbaceous border, mid to late summer is the prime time to go. Having been here before there's also plenty to see at other times of the year...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very calm place in this busy city . Beautiful flowers in August . I now plan an autumn visit to see the changing colours. We took our grandson just 2 . Plenty for him to see , count the apples ,find the blue flowers...More

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30 June 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
15 minutes by foot, just follow the main road, the entrance is opposite St Magdalene College. There are city buses passing nearby, check the website of the oxfordbus
9 June 2017|
Response from 104katarzynap | Reviewed this property |
it's 18-20 minutes by walk, very easy to get
Natasha D
27 April 2017|
Response from Naomi R |
I paid £3.50 as I have a student discount card, I think it was £5 for a regular adult.