About the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, UK

Birmingham Botanical Gardens is the green heart of Birmingham, offering a uniquely bio-diverse natural environment. It is one of the UK’s most significant historic Botanic Gardens which has remarkably remained intact since 1829.

The Gardens offers something for everyone. With over 10,000 plants to explore in our 4 Victorian Glasshouses and exciting outdoor Gardens including two Alpine Gardens, the Japanese Garden showcasing the National Bonsai Collection, a Pinetum, the Adventure Playground, and a rolling lawn overlooking our restored authentic bandstand.

Make a day of it and visit the café, playground area, join our seasonal garden walks and talks and a variety of fun events throughout the year. Click here to explore the full events programme and plan your next unforgettable adventure. 

Help us transition to a cashless site:

We are transitioning to a cashless site and invite you to support us by paying by card, however, if you are unable to make a card payment, please speak to a member of our team who will be happy to help and accommodate those who can only pay with cash. This important change is driven by the charity’s commitment to sustainability, the environment, and our ambition to enhance the overall visitor experience. To find out more about how and why we are encouraging cashless payments click here.

Opening times:

25th May to 1st September: The Gardens are open from 10 am until 6 pm on both weekdays and weekends.

For full details on our opening times please click here.

Visitor Announcements:
For full visitor announcements and updates please click here. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the Gardens soon.

Made possible with Heritage Fund
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