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St Andrews Botanic Garden, St. Andrews

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St Andrews Botanic Garden is a 4 star Scottish Tourist Board Garden. With 18 dazzling acres, 2000m2 of heated display houses and 8000 different plant taxa, the Garden delights in all seasons. The Gruffalo trail, childrens activities and exotic plants like bananas, kiwis and tomato trees make the garden fun for all the family.

Entry is £5/4.50 for adults, FREE for under 18, students and Friends of the Garden.
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  • Come to St Andrews all the time but never get past the beach and town. What a hidden gem the botanic gardens are. Greeted by a wonderful lady at the main gate who is full of information and boy can sh...  more »
  • Lovely staff and nice trip through butterfly house. Wasn't busy when we were there but at peak times could be quite crowded. Gardens probably not yet at there best but quite extensive. Another month m...  more »
  • Wonderful variety of beautiful butterflies and a very nice gentleman full of interesting knowledge. Lovely coffee n carrot cake. enjoyable afternoon in a relaxed environment. My only complaint would b...  more »
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  • Beautiful place. Had great weather when I was there so it was a really enjoyable walk round the gardens. Went to see the butterflies too. Amazing.
  • The Botanic Gardens is a great place to visit when in St Andrews. The gardens have areas by temperate areas. Plus there is a butterfly house that is well worth a visit.
  • We loved our visit here. Reasonable price for entry beautiful grounds. Definitely bring a picnic and take in nature.
  • def worth a visit relax in nature and learn a little something new.. butterflies are worth it alone...!
  • We had a lovely afternoon here with a visit to the new butterfly house, a great selection of butterflies that were very inquisitive and landing all over us. A lovely garden to walk round and several greenhouses with a selection of exotic plants