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Branklyn Garden

This enchanting hillside garden is a place of pilgrimage for plant lovers

Planning your visit

Please see our drop-down Facilities below for helpful information about planning your visit.

For more information about planning your visit please see our frequently asked questions.

If you’d like to speak to us we can be contacted by email: or telephone 01738 625535 or 07974 579025.

Facilities & access

We have an ongoing programme of accessible content development. Detailed accessibility guides for the most visited Trust places are available on our Accessibility pages as well as links to useful resources.

We’d love you to visit the Euan’s Guide website to review the accessibility of Trust places and tell us (and others) what’s good and where we need to do better.

3G/4G coverage

There are accessible toilets.

Disabled parking is available at the garden entrance by arrangement with shop staff.

Baby changing
Children’s activities
Buggy access
Dogs welcome

Pre-booked guided tours are available.

We have a tearoom on the terrace offering home baking, shortbread, tea and coffee.

Car parking is available 200m from the garden entrance.

Self-guided trail

Gifts, ice creams, seeds and plants, including a selection of unusual alpines, perennials and bulbs, can be purchased from the shop.


The garden is set on a hillside – some paths are accessible by wheelchair and there are benches at various points.

The shop has a ground-level entrance.

Opening times


Current period1 Nov–31 May 2020, closed​ 1 Jun–31 Oct, daily, 10.00–17.00 1 Nov–31 Mar 2021, closed​

Current period1 Nov–31 May 2020, closed 1 Jun–30 Sep, daily 11.00–16.00 1 Oct–31 Oct daily, 11.00–16.00: self-service for tea/coffee/shortbread 1 Nov–31 Mar 2021, closed

Entry prices

One adult family

Members go free

At all Trust places, admission is free for members.

Join from £50