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Your Visit

Visit the Botanic Garden and become lost in the natural beauty of our site. Explore the many different natural areas, with new plant-life and hidden artworks around every corner.

Opening Hours & Admission Charges

Find out about our summer and winter opening hours and view ticket prices.

Hours & Prices

Tours, Talks and Trails

Details of how to arrange a tour or talk, along with our self-guided trails for children.

Discover your options

Location & Directions

Directions to reach the Garden by foot, public transport and car.

Where we are


Information on the accessibility of the Botanic Garden to those with disabilities.

Information for Disabled Guests


Find out about visitor facilities available at Durham University Botanic Garden.

Learn about our Facilities

Visitor Centre

Find out more about our coffee and gift shop.

Visit the Shop and Café

Opening Hours

Open every day, all year round.

Summer 10am - 5pm
Winter 10am - 4pm

The Botanic Garden is closed over the Christmas and New Year period.

Admission Charges

Adults £4.00
Concession £3.00
Students/Children (5-16 years) £1.50
Infants Free


Durham University Campus Card holders Free

Garden Map

Download a visitor's map to Durham University Botanic Garden