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St Andrews Botanic Garden, St. Andrews

#3 of 7 in Parks in St. Andrews
Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The St Andrews Botanic Garden is an 18-acre botanical garden in the university town of St Andrews in Fife, Scotland. It is located on the banks of the wooded Kinness Burn in the Canongate area, on the southern edge of the town. The gardens are supported by the University of St Andrews and Fife Council, and by admission charges. The garden is included on the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland.
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  • What a lovely afternoon spent wandering around the Botanic Gardens. At first I thought there wouldn't be so much to appreciate due to it being Autumn and the weather of late had being so wet, but the....  more »
  • If you decide to walk to here from the town centre it is a very long way, I thought this was free admission but to my amazement it was £6 admission, I reluctantly paid and entered and was severely...  more »
  • Amazing gardens with a lot to see - plenty of very distinct areas. Great way to spend an afternoon. Just be careful to actually pay the extra admission for the butterfly house when you arrive as they will not accept payment at the actual door of the butterfly area, and whilst there is signage to mention this at the entrance to the gardens, it's easy to miss.
  • Highly enjoyable, lovely people, lady at butterfly house, so pleasant, could have stayed with her all day. Young lady in cafe, great customer care. Will definitely return many times. Great value for money.
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