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Welcome to the Cambridge University Botanic Garden where you can discover plants from all over the world in 40 acres of beautiful gardens and glasshouses.
Open daily at 10am.
This week's Plant Picks
Plan your next visit by exploring what's looking good now on our interactive map
Friends' Outings and Events
Discover the huge range of Friends’ outings and events on offer...
Book a Group Visit
The Garden is a wonderful destination for a leisure or special interest group visit at any time of year.
The Garden is an inspirational, natural outdoor classroom for all ages......
University Botanic Garden
Looking good now
A masterclass in combining foliage, flower, structure and scent, the Winter Garden is looking fantastic this month...
The Orchid Hunters opens 13 February in the Glasshouse Range
This year, the orchid displays in the Glasshouse Range will focus on the Victorian plant hunters, the perils encountered, the prize orchids bagged, and their lasting legacy in law....
Twilight at the Garden Wed 17 February
Bring your family and friends and be a plant hunter for the evening...
Free admission to the Garden for 'Marry Me Monday'
We are offering free admission on Monday 29th February in honour of Leap day this year. Popping the question is optional....
Free Thursday lunchtime Orchid tours
Join our 30-minute guided-tour of our 'Orchid Hunter' festival
Google Street View at the Botanic Garden
Take a virtual, panoramic tour around the Garden...
What's On 2016
Why not browse through our new calendar of courses and events for 2016....
Books are objects too!
Click through to read this fascinating guest blog from our Cory Library Manager....
BG on Google Street View
Explore the Garden from anywhere via Google Street View
BG on Twitter
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BG on Facebook
Click through to like the Garden and keep up to date.
BBC Weather Report
Click through to check if you need to bring your brolly!
BG on Flickr
Click through to explore exquisite plant portraits and Garden views by our talented visitors
the Garden 14/02/2016
‘Marry Me Monday’
Smell the coffee (plants)
Google Street View provides a panoramic tour of the Botanic Garden.
Nature's calendar: the Naked Scientists investigate how plants tell the time....
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