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Contact Us

General enquiries

For general enquiries and visitor information, please contact Event Durham.

Telephone +44 (0)191 334 2887

Tours and other enquiries

For more detailed enquiries, to arrange a tour of the garden or to find out an evening lecture, please contact Event Durham.

Telephone +44 (0)191 334 2887

School Visits

We offer an exciting range of education visits at Durham University Botanic Garden. Please contact the 4schools team to arrange your visit.

Find out more on our 4schools website

Telephone +44 (0)191 334 2993

Artist’s exhibitions

If you are interested in exhibiting work of your own, please contact the Retail Office by calling 0191 334 9357.

Alternatively, you can also book your exhibition through our booking form below by selecting "Botanic Garden" in the relevant field:

Book your exhibition

Booking our Visitor Centre

If you are interested in hiring out our Visitor Centre for an event of your own, please get in touch with Event Durham.

Telephone +44 (0)191 334 2887


Booking our Centre

How to Find Us


Hollingside Lane, South Road, Durham, DH1 3TN


(+44) (0)191 334 2887



Opening Hours

Open every day, all year round.


10:00 - 17:00


10:00 - 16:00 

The Botanic Garden is closed over the Christmas period.

Admission Charges

Adults £4.00
Concession £3.00
Students/Children (over 5) £1.50
Infants Free


Durham University Campus Card holders  Free

Garden Map

Download a visitor's map to Durham University Botanic Garden

Download the Garden Map