Logan Botanic Garden
Visit Logan Botanic Garden and discover plant treasures from South and Central America, Southern Africa and Australasia rarely seen in the United Kingdom. A pleasure for all the family, Logan is an exotic paradise where visitors can walk through groves of eucalyptus and palm trees or stand in the shade of awesome giant rhubarb-like Gunnera plants. The Walled Garden is a showcase for other exotic plants and don't miss the Logan Conservatory, home to a collection of tender South African plants.
How to find us
The Garden is located 14 miles south of Stranraer in the Rhins of Galloway, off the B7065.
Voted 'Best Garden in the UK 2021' by Which? magazine. Winner of Dumfries & Galloway Life Awards 'Tourism Champion' in 2021 & 2017. 5* rating by VisitScotland. Green Tourism 'Gold' award.
Potting Shed Bistro has "Taste Our Best" award from VisitScotland and won Dumfries & Galloway Life's "Cafe of the Year" 2015.
- The Walled Garden is a showcase for exotic plants.
- The 'Green' Logan Conservatory houses tender plants from South Africa.
- New Jungle area with a wide variety of ferns and tropical delights.
- The Garden was a backdrop for the cult 1970's film The Wicker Man.
- The Woodland Garden is a haven for weird and wonderful plants from Australasia.
Guided Walks are held on the second Tuesday of every month from March until November at 10.30am-12pm. From June-September there is also a guided walk on the fourth Tuesday of every month. Meet at the Discovery Centre. Free with normal garden entry. No booking required.
Discounts available for groups of 11 or more, providing payment is by a single transaction. Call 01776 860231 to pre-book. Introductory tours or full guided tours may be available to groups booked in advance.
Discounts available for groups of 11 or more, providing payment is by a single transaction. Call 01776 860231 to pre-book. Introductory tours or full guided tours may be available to groups booked in advance, at additional cost. Private, tailored tours also available. Please email [email protected] for more information.
You can find our accessibility statement here.
- Autumn Colour
- Bluebell Displays
- Daffodil Displays
- Herbaceous Borders & Plantings
- Walled Garden
Opening TimesMonday: Closed Tuesday: Closed Wednesday: Closed Thursday: Closed Friday: Closed Saturday: 10.00-16.00 Sunday: 10.00-16.00 also:
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Logan Botanic Garden will re-open on weekends in February 2023 from 10am-4pm. Then open daily from 10am-5pm from 1 March 2023.
The Potting Shed Bistro is open from 11am-3.30pm on Saturday and Sunday in February. Open to all in March and from 1 September to 15 November from 10.30am-4pm. Potting Shed Bistro open to garden visitors only from 1 April until 31 August.
Admission pricesAdult: £8.00 Child: Under 16s free Concession: £7.00
FacilitiesAccessible parking Accessible toilets Assistance Dogs Car park Events Hearing loops Picnic area Pushchair friendly Shop Toilets Wheelchair access
Logan Studio with Exhibitions
Wheelchair accessible picnic benches
Trained assistance dogs only
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