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Chelsea Physic Garden

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66 Royal Hospital Road, London SW3 4HS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the oldest Botanic Gardens in England and in the U.K, a genuine first hand experience of Plants trees and Flowers from all around the world. I never thought that I would come across a Ginko Biloba Tree until i found Sir...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A delightful start to the festive season at the Chelsea Physic Garden Christmas Fair today. Original independent stalls, nice people and good food at not unreasonable prices.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful autumn day in London, so we decided to visit, even though we knew that this is not the best time. Still very enjoyable and educational. We had lunch as well. The food was good, but the service was rather chaotic to say the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Moniaits
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a peaceful haven to visit during a sometimes hectic schedule in London. It is only 4 acres, so is very easy to get around. It's centuries old and has thousands of plants - medicinal, edible, useful and beautiful. I went by tube to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AngelaD17
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went there to relax on a weekend day. Lots of plants and flowers, quiet and relaxing. At first I thought the entrance price is a little too much but considering how many species are there is quite a lot of hard work for the staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

A friend recommended this place to me, so having seen so many sights in London already on different trips, we decided to give it a go. Easy to reach by tube and simply walking the remainder of the way; it was a beautiful walk. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

The Chelsea Physic Garden has been in operation for 350 years--more, if you consider it was a market garden before it was formalized. It's fairly small--I estimate it covers around 1/3 acre, but displays more than 5,000 plant species, many of them tropical. They can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

David gave a very enjoyable free tour. So much history, information and humur. So much moor to hear, we will return in the spring. You will be amazed whats behind the brick walls if the garden. A gem of a day out .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Traveler696558
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I decided to spend a day at the physics garden recently - somewhere I had always wanted to visit. I was not disappointed in the visit. My entrance fee of £10.50 was well worth it. I had a lovely guided tour which lasted about an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

I happen to live within walking distance of this garden and learn something new and interesting on each visit. this Sunday, our tour was focused on medicinal plants. The guides are always knowledgeable. Especially great for kids.

Date of experience: September 2018
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showy street starts to overwhelm or a moment of price
tag shock sends you reeling, a quick detour down
pretty much any of many King's Road veins will reveal
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Gina S
21 July 2018|
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Response from largogoldoni | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps ... if you ask at the shop inside. Otherwise no.
Sarah B
17 April 2018|
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Response from MARTHACLEMATIS | Reviewed this property |
1.5 hrs plus 45 mins for coffees
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11 February 2018|
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Response from Marco2311 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.