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Botanic Gardens and Kibble Palace

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“glass house”(43 reviews)
“rose garden”(29 reviews)
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This unique glasshouse located in the Botanic Gardens is a familiar landmark in Glasgow.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in One day in Glasgow
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730 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0UE, Scotland
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+44 141 334 2422
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Reviewed yesterday

Pleasant stroll and some interesting plants, including scented ones. The inside flowers were striking.

Thank rosepol
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was relaxing and very pretty. 5 stars for the afternoon tea in the café. I looks like a place where the locals enjoy hanging out on a beautiful summer day.

Thank Zahdikhan
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is very lovely to escape from the city to another place inside of the city it self. This place is very relaxing place, good to take the kids to, good to just set and relax and enjoy the sun and the greenery plus the...More

Thank Hamid A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 3/4 of a day here walking and sitting in the gardens in beautiful sunshine enjoying the plants and atmosphere of so many people out for the day, having picnics, cycling, playing with their children. There was a cafe and food van or you could...More

Thank knits24-7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there on a saturday was quite busy in the gardens as the weather was hot excellent range of plants in the green houses from all parts of the world & goldfish in the water features would keep the kids interested on a rainy day.

Thank tony3061
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely space to wander around not far from the city centre. Kibble Palace is beautiful and the glass houses have an impressive array of flora! Definitely worth a visit. All entirely free.

Thank pascale86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is beautiful and is definitely worth a visit, it is a really nice atmosphere and has beautiful plants, would definitely recommend!

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was really cool to walk through. Ima big fan of botanic gardens/ parks etc and this didn’t disappoint. Take the time to walk through it, I enjoyed photographing it too.

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's hard to believe this is just outside the centre-so tranquil -really enjoyed our time here.Again used the ho ho bus.

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here when recently in Glasgow and really enjoyed the experience. Weather was brilliant as was the gardens and plants. Very interesting and a great place to visit.

Thank Johnlobster
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doreennich
27 December 2017|
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Response from Roland T | Reviewed this property |
The best way is via the underground station from Buchanan Street to Hillhead, and walk a short distance. There may well be a street map at the station.
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Marion H
10 August 2017|
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Response from cafedart | Reviewed this property |
as above answers paths all the way round
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24 October 2016|
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