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Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life

Pitmedden Garden | Pitmedden, Aberdeen AB41 7PD, Scotland
+44 1651 842352
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“formal gardens” (19 reviews)
“walled garden” (13 reviews)
Pitmedden Garden | Pitmedden, Aberdeen AB41 7PD, Scotland
+44 1651 842352
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Visited as Haddo House was closed. Surprised at the recreated 17th C gardens all beautifully maintained and tended. On top of the magnificent gardens, the museum of farming life was fascinating with quite a lot to see including recreated rooms and workshop areas. Sadly the...More

Thank Alastair W
Reviewed 2 September 2017

the gardens are the main thing to see - though the museum of farming life is interesting and we enjoyed looking at it; the gardens are entirely formal, except for the new orchard which will be a great place in a few years time -...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Just visited Pitmedden Gardens tearoom for morning Coffee and cake, what a fantastic selection of home baking and homemade soups with lots of local produce used, lovely helpful staff and a beautiful setting, I would definitely recommend.

Thank Alastair H
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful pleasure garden. The (almost!) 6 miles of clipped box hedging is impressive in its formality and intricacy. On our visit, in late summer, the less formal herbaceous borders were in full flower and full of butterflies and bees. Intoxicating! Very nice to see...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

These beautiful and well-tended gardens are well worth a visit. The gardeners can be proud of their hard work and their heritage. The farming exhibition was also of interest but could be improved. Unfortunate that the restrooms are not within the coffee shop.

Thank Esther V
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The grounds are gorgeous. We had a cloudy morning that opened up to a sunny day as we arrived. The lady working the ticket desk in the gift shop was very welcoming and gave us great tips for view points. The gardens are endless, it...More

Thank emilywagon
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Visited these gardens a couple of times whilst being a members of the National Trust Scotland. It is conveniently located with the Aberdeenshire Castle Train and can be clubbed with one of the attractions as part of a day trip from Aberdeen. The staff as...More

Thank GeethaBasappa
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Lovely place, gardens stunning, stayed here all afternoon, then went to the abbamania concert at night, great atmosphere, group was really good, friendly staff, cafe really good as well, had a lovely walk all around, definitely worth a look around👌

Thank nahcub63
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I absolutely love this place. The grounds are spectacular and you can spend the whole day here just walking and exploring the grounds. Abso gorgeous place and never gets boring 😁

Thank Shell E
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A quiet stroll around the grounds over grass. Well maniured borders in full bloom and neatly trimmed hedges. Several stone statues and occasional seating. We would have expected more seating. Cafe looked good but as we had a picnic in the picnic area we did...More

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