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  • Inverness Botanic Gardens

    With each new season, the gardens are an explosion of colour and texture with borders planted to demonstrate a wide variety of plants and growing conditions. Whatever the weather, whatever the season there‚ always something to delight to the eye and engage the senses. There is something for everyone, horticulturalists will be inspired by the UK's most northerly Botanic Gardens, families may explore many hidden corners, you can enjoy a stroll with friends or just sit in the peaceful surroundings.

    Locally raised plants, all of which are cultivated by our gardeners or supplied by highly regarded local nurseries, are on show in the gardens and glasshouses and available to buy from our sales area at competitive prices.

    How to find us

    Bught Lane INVERNESS IV3 5SS



    • Tropical House - The "hottest" spot in the Highlands.
    • Cactus House - Cacti and Succulents planted amongst 75 tonnes of rock.
    • GROW Project. Garden-Recycle-Organics-Wildlife our educational project.
    • Cafe- coffee, teas and great cakes

    Guided tours

    Groups welcolme by arrangement

    Group visits

    Groups welcolme by arrangement

    Promotional Themes

    • Herbaceous Borders & Plantings
    • Edible Gardens and Vegetables in Season
    • Autumn Colour
    • Wild Berries

    Opening Times

    Monday: 10:00-16:00 Tuesday: 10:00-16:00 Wednesday: 10:00-16:00 Thursday: 10:00-16:00 Friday: 10:00-16:00 Saturday: 10:00-16:00 Sunday: 10:00-16:00 also:

    See website for more detail.

    Dates closed

    23rd Dec- 6th Jan

    Admission prices

    Entry is free


    Picnic area Shop Car park Accessible parking Toilets Accessible toilets Assistance Dogs Events


    Bught Lane


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