The Northeast Sights

Durham University Botanic Garden

  • South Rd. Map It
  • Durham
  • Garden/Arboretum

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

This 18-acre park contains a plethora of plant life from Asia, Africa, and the Americas. The greenhouses shelter rare specimens, including a giant Amazonian water lily. Almost every weekend in summer there are family-friendly events ranging from picnics to storytelling sessions.

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South Rd., Durham, DH1 3TN, England

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Sight Details:

  • £4
  • Mar.–Oct., daily 10–5; Nov.–Feb., daily 10–4.

Published 08/18/2015


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