An oasis of delightful gardens, peaceful and tranquil, just one mile from the city centre. Opened in 1832, these historic gardens are home to fascinating plant collections. Four stunning glasshouses filled with exotic plants take you from tropical rainforest to arid desert. Beyond, fifteen acres of beautiful landscaped gardens offer sunny lawns and collections of roses, alpines, perennials, rare trees and shrubs, ideal for picnics and exploring every day of the year. Special features include the Japanese Garden and National Bonsai Collection, four-flight Lawn Aviary and Rock Pool with its Diamond Jubilee Cascade. There is also a Woodland Walk, Pinetum and Bamboo Maze. The many attractions include an art gallery, tearoom and the Shop at the Gardens is well-stocked with plants, quality gifts, cards, confectionery and books. Open Air Music from bandstand, many events throughout the year for all the family.
Date & Time
Sun 20 Sept | 10am–6pm
Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, B15 3TR
Booking required, book here
There will be no walk in on the day to monitor capacity of visitors on site.
Covid-19 restrictions: This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival. One-way system in operation to enter Gardens Visitors are requested to wear face coverings in all inside areas. Hand sanitiser is available at all touch points. Booking on-line is essential, queues may be in place for your allocated time slot.
Playground will only be open from 10–2pm Pavilion tearoom will be open for takeaway refreshments only.
Parking: Please note parking charge of £2, free for Blue Badge holders. Limited parking on first come first serve basis