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  • 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.

    Location

    Awards

    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.

    Highlights

    • 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 tours

    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.

    Group visits

    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.

    Accessibility statement

    You can find our accessibility statement here.

    Promotional Themes

    • Autumn Colour
    • Bluebell Displays
    • Daffodil Displays
    • Herbaceous Borders & Plantings
    • Walled Garden


    Opening Times

    Monday: 10:00 - 17:00 Tuesday: 10:00 - 17:00 Wednesday: 10.00 -1700 Thursday: 10.00-17.00 Friday: 10.00-17.00 Saturday: 10.00-17.00 Sunday: 10.00-17.00 also:

    CHECK WEBSITE FOR DETAILS

    Dates closed

    Logan Botanic Garden is open Saturdays and Sundays in February 2023 from 10am-4pm. Then open daily from 10am-5pm from 1 March 2022. The Potting Shed Bistro is open daily from 10.30am-4pm for garden visitors only from 1 April until 31 August. Open to all in March and from 1 September to 15 November.

    Admission prices

    Adult: £8.00 Child: Under 16s free Concession: £7.00

    Facilities

    Accessible parking Accessible toilets Assistance Dogs Car park Events Hearing loops Picnic area Pushchair friendly Shop Toilets Wheelchair access

    Logan Studio with Exhibitions
    Discovery Centre
    Wheelchair accessible picnic benches
    Trained assistance dogs only

    Address

    Port Logan

    Stranraer
    DG9 9ND

    Phone

    01776 860231
  • Guided Walk: Sensational September Delights
    Guided Walk: Sensational September Delights

    Guided Walk: Sensational September Delights

    September 27th, 2022 - September 27th, 2022

    Scottish Nature Photography Award
    Scottish Nature Photography Award

    Scottish Nature Photography Award

    October 1st, 2022 - November 15th, 2022

    Guided Walk: Early Autumn Shades
    Guided Walk: Early Autumn Shades

    Guided Walk: Early Autumn Shades

    October 11th, 2022 - October 11th, 2022

    Children’s Activity – Kite Making
    Children’s Activity – Kite Making

    Children’s Activity – Kite Making

    October 20th, 2022 - October 20th, 2022

    Children’s Activity – Scary Skeleton
    Children’s Activity – Scary Skeleton

    Children’s Activity – Scary Skeleton

    October 27th, 2022 - October 27th, 2022

    End of Season Sale
    End of Season Sale

    End of Season Sale

    October 30th, 2022 - October 30th, 2022

    Guided Walk: Logan’s Last Walk!
    Guided Walk: Logan’s Last Walk!

    Guided Walk: Logan’s Last Walk!

    November 8th, 2022 - November 8th, 2022