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Branklyn Garden

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Address: Branklyn Garden 116 Dundee Road, Perth PH2 7BB, Scotland
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+44 1738 625535

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Favorite garden

First time here in April. Fantastic rhododendron in full Bloom. The gardens have been revitalised with even a tea room in the main building. I will be back soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First time here in April. Fantastic rhododendron in full Bloom. The gardens have been revitalised with even a tea room in the main building. I will be back soon.

Thank DavidDWilson
Perth, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've lived in Perth for over 20 years and his was my first visit to Branklyn Gardens, I should have visited before, it's beautiful. The gardens are stunning, interesting and extremely peaceful. It was lovely to sit and enjoy a time of relaxation and enjoying all of the fantastic pants The rhododendrons were looking lovely, bright blooms. Alison on the... More 

Thank Karen T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy walk from Perth centre. Enchanting garden. very friendly staff. Kids will love this! Good toilet facilities too.

Thank Escargot007
Perth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic visit hidden on the edge of Perth you will find this little treasure. wonderful little walk with lots of plants and flowers to see. Give it a visit you will be very happy you did.

Thank JimBW36
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Stumbled across this jewel on Sunday. Well maintained, lovely walk along the riverside and very peaceful. Will definitely be back throughout the year to watch the gardens change throughout the year.

Thank Morag B
Ayr, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

My absolute favourite garden! As a keen gardener this garden has something for everyone. It is a delight and would provide inspiration for anyone thinking of making a new garden, small, medium or large.

Thank Sue S
Perth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This is a little gem - go when the rhododendrons and azaleas are all out, and don't forget the himalayan poppy collection. A little known feature is the ancient pear tree, still there from the days when the whole area was covered in orchards. Run by the head gardener and his wife, who are really welcoming. Being National Trust for... More 

1 Thank FiadhFiadh
Ayr, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Visited Branklyn Garden during 2nd week of October. The garden looked wonderful with all the various Autumn copper, red & gold shades of the leaves, it really was outstanding (see the photos l have posted). The garden has many interesting plants & is beautifully maintained. Well worth a visit.

1 Thank CRM,Scotland
Ballachulish, Scotland, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Visited in early September, so probably missed out on the main flowering displays. We'd like to re-visit maybe in June when there's more to see. The gardens are right next to the main Dundee Road which is very busy.......and very noisy, which detracts from the experience.

1 Thank Simon I
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A small garden, so not too much walking involved to see round it all, but never the less still very beautiful with many paths turning and twisting through all the trees, lawns, flowerbeds, and shrubs - there's even a small stream and pond to add to the atmosphere of tranquillity, though the traffic noise from outside this haven does try... More 

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