Not only are these gardens beautiful, but they also contain one of the most interesting plant collections in the country, with many rare treasures. Azaleas, rhododendrons, a rock garden, laburnum arch, wildflower meadows and herbaceous borders, plus National Collections of sorbus and birches, provide year-round interest. You can also enjoy views across the Dee Estuary.
Due to ongoing rule changes in response to the coronavirus pandemic, public gardens may experience unforeseen restrictions and opening hours. To avoid disappointment we advise you contact gardens directly before visiting. Please see the individual garden’s website. If you can’t find the information you require, please call the garden directly. You’ll find website links and telephone numbers on the individual garden pages in this online directory
Some gardens require you to pre-book your tickets before visiting the garden. If this applies to a garden you’re planning to visit, please ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card with you to validate your booking.
Using your 2-for-1 card at Ness Botanic Gardens
- One free entry with one full-paying adult
- Card not valid on bank hols or event/offer days – see website for details
- Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply
Open all year, daily, 10am-4pm – check website before visiting for seasonal variations & occasional closures
Adults £7.50, seniors £6.50, children (5-16) £3.50. No booking - walk-up only