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Leicester University Botanical Garden

Leicester University Botanical Garden

Address

Glebe Road,
Oadby,
Leicester,
LE2 2NE

Details

Leicester Botanic Garden spans 16 acres of lovingly cultivated grounds and greenhouses, displaying a wide vareity of environments, including alpine, tropical, temperate and cactus houses. Outdoors there are rock gardens, a herb garden, a water garden and an arboretum.

Coach park: Nearby

Drop off: At entrance on Glebe Road

Driver: Free tour for driver.

Visit hrs: 2

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Disabled accessGuided tours for groups

Guided tours by prior arrangement. Coach parties welcome. All main paths around the garden are accessible for wheelchair users. Cafe in the Garden during annual sculpture exhibition.

Opening details

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

Prices

Group Tours (by prior arrangement):

£3.00 per person - minimum charge of £30

Self guided visits free.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 616015  Lat: 52.60779 Long: -1.09177

Situated 2 miles south of Leicester city centre, catch the Arriva 31/31A or Arriva 80/80A bus from Charles Street or railway station. Visitor entrance on Glebe Road.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3.2 km from Leicester station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups

Guided tours by prior arrangement. Coach parties welcome. All main paths around the garden are accessible for wheelchair users. Cafe in the Garden during annual sculpture exhibition.