Opening Times & Admission

The Garden opens daily at 10am

April – September: 10am–6pm
February, March & October: 10am–5pm
January, November & December: 10am–4pm.

Please note that the Garden is closed for the Christmas holidays from 4pm on Wednesday 23 December 2015 and will re-open at 10am on Saturday 2 January 2016.
The Glasshouses and Café close 30 minutes before the Garden and the Botanic Garden Shop at Brookside closes 15 minutes before the Garden.

To enjoy free admission year round to the Garden (additional charges may be made on special events days), please consider joining the Friends of Cambridge University Botanic Garden - follow the link below left.

From 1 January 2015, admission to the Cambridge University Botanic Garden is as follows:

Adult: £5.00
Gift Aid adult: £5.50

If you are a UK tax payer, please consider becoming a Gift Aid visitor.

Concession: £4.50
Over 60s and students with a recognised identification card

Gift Aid Concession: £4.95
If you are a UK tax payer and over 60, please consider becoming a concession category Gift Aid visitor.

Children 0-16 inclusive: Free
Must be accompanied by an adult at all times

Friends of CUBG: Free
On production of a valid Friends’ Membership Card

Students at Cambridge University: Free
On production of a valid University Card
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