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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” (48 reviews)
“tea room” (96 reviews)
“rose garden” (26 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
730 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0UE, Scotland
+44 141 334 2422
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here on our last day in Glasgow, as the weather was lovely and we had time to kill before catching our train. The gardens are lovely and the glasshouses were well-tended and full of interesting, healthy plants. There was a book fair on...More

Thank scousemermaidia
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took the grand-kids on a sunny afternoon, and although they are 7 and 10 there was enough there to take their attention. It was the first time that my wife and I had been. As well as going through the two main tropical rooms, we...More

Thank Ledgie1
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was here in November 2015 with a friend and really enjoyed our time here! The nature was really nice and it really resonated with me! It was also very nice to some animals. It was a lot of fun and the river was also...More

Thank lerriegrooten
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lots of different plants to see. Tropical rooms are amazing to walk through and see plant species you may not see unless you travel to the country of origin. Lots of clear information on what each plant is and where it came from. There are...More

Thank AmerzHardy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great visit to botanic garden Glasgow. Had afternoon lunch with my wif9e and must say well impressed and great value. The staff where so friendly and cheers.

Thank DaveLMcK
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A very nice and very peaceful place to have a fresh breath away from the busy center .. The walkway beside the water canal is so amazing .. You can try a boat trip as well .

Thank Hassan H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great gardens Very well organized Very wide range of plants, flowers and even pieces of art Everyone looked happy and relaxed Strongly recommended

Thank Abdelfattah S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place if you're a plant lover like me. Brilliant place to go on a typical Scottish rainy cold day, it's lovely and warm in here. There's lots to see and you can spend hours looking at all the beautiful and interesting plant displays....More

Thank Rosemary R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a visit to the "green houses" - great range of plant life to see in a steamy environment. Also lovely lawns and seating to enjoy a picnic lunch - and free to enter !

Thank Dave V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very worthwhile day, the gardens are amazing, we will be back in the autumn to see it in a different light.

Thank Marion H
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Marion H
10 August 2017|
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Response from cafedart | Reviewed this property |
as above answers paths all the way round
25 October 2016|
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Response from sheri3466 | Reviewed this property |
No entry fees to the gardens - it's free!