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Branklyn Garden

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

Planning your visit

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

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

Car parking is available 200m from the garden entrance.

Pre-booked guided tours are available.

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.


See full accessibility information
3G/4G coverage
Accessible parking
Baby changing
Buggy access
Children’s activities
Dogs welcome
Guided tour
Hot drinks
Self-guided trail
Wheelchair access

Opening times

1 Nov–31 Mar 2019, closed Current period1 Apr–31 Oct, daily, 10.00–17.00 1 Nov–31 Mar 2020, closed
1 Nov–31 Mar 2019, closed Current period1 Apr–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 2020, closed

Entry prices

One adult family

Members go free

At all Trust places, admission is free for members.

Join from £50


  • Disabled parking is available at the garden entrance by arrangement with shop staff.
  • 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.
  • There are accessible toilets.

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.