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Botanic Gardens and Kibble Palace

730 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0UE, Scotland
+44 141 334 2422
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This unique glasshouse located in the Botanic Gardens is a familiar landmark in Glasgow.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“exotic plants” (50 reviews)
“green houses” (45 reviews)
“glass house” (41 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
730 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0UE, Scotland
+44 141 334 2422
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful park even on a cold and wet winters afternoon. The variety of plants were outstanding and the knowledge of staff in the greenhouses very impressive. I must come back when the garden is a bit more alive!

Thank MrAlbarino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a lovely afternoon visiting here. I had been a while since I was last here and it did not disappoint. Worth a visit.

Thank franc01961
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in winter, so we couldn't see most of the plants. However, we walked in the builindings with amazing plants and flowers: tropical, colourful, simply amazing.

Thank Ewa K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was the first time I'd been back since the main greenhouse was redone a while back.What a lovely place to sit and enjoy the atmosphere. There are various zones for plants, all looking healthy and well attended. There were a number of parties there...More

Thank robert g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to escape the hussle and bustle of the city in this lovely park. Perfect on a crisp and sunny winter's morning!

Thank averagetourist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Glasgow Botanic Garden has celebrated its 200th anniversary this year. It is a nice place with Victorian glasshouses and various exotic plants from all around the world.

Thank LoveIStanbul365
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While perhaps not the most fascinating botanic garden that I've visited, I still enjoyed strolling around Glasgow's Botanic Gardens on a rainy morning. Having such greenspace near the city is lovely and I imagine it offers nice variety as the seasons change. Pop in and...More

Thank RedheadedWanderer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my friends. Great time because we are all interested in photography so this was a perfect shooting location for us. So many pretty things, and it’s free!

Thank JasmineL_x
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Check out the greenhouses during the week--especially if it's cold and rainy out. The weekends tend to be very, very busy and you don't get to take your time enjoying the plants (and warmth!) in the greenhouses. The lawns are a beautiful place for a...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

The Botanical Gardens are the most beautiful in summer the place is a tranquil spot with flowers of every type colour abounds. Through the park trees vary from oaks chestnut, Ash, forests from Asia etc. Fish pond is popular with children. This is a very...More

Thank Michael C
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28 December 2017|
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Response from Roland T | Reviewed this property |
The best way is via the underground station from Buchanan Street to Hillhead, and walk a short distance. There may well be a street map at the station.
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10 August 2017|
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