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Botanic Gardens

Bankfield Lane, Churchtown, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 7NB

Tel: +44 (0)1704 214164

Fax: +44 (0)1704 214138

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Botanic Gardens

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Adult TicketFree
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About

Just a few minutes out of the Southport centre in Churchtown is Southport's Botanic Gardens.

Originally opened in 1874, these Victorian gardens are bursting with floral splendour and colourful displays.

Winding through the park is the garden’s lake and a multitude of pathways. Don't miss the Victorian Fernery, open year round, it houses a wonderful display of ferns of all shapes and sizes.

There is an aviary, gift shop and café too, so there’s plenty to see and explore.

The Café

Situated in the beautiful Botanic Gardens in Churchtown, the Botanic Gardens Cafe is a favourite with their well established regular customers as well as visitors.The cafe specialises in homemade food and snacks as well as selling a variety of unusual gifts and toys. They also sell wholesale goods to schools for events such as summer fetes and Christmas fairs.

 

Facilities

Other

  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Car Parking
  • Free Admission
  • Gift Shop
  • Parking Available
  • Picnic Facility
  • Toilets

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      244
    • Very Good
      223
    • Average
      76
    • Poor
      20
    • Terrible
      9

    Recent Reviews:

    • ian_dempster
      Wigan, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Nice park
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 28th August 2021
      Visited for first time in many years with my wife. This is a really nice place for both young and old. Liked the aviaries, nice flower beds and plenty birds on the lake Read full review
    • Charles_and_Susan
      Nottingham, United Kingdom
      Good to walk around for relaxation
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th August 2021
      We caught the 49 bus from Lord Street which stops outside the gate. This has obviously ben a great place in its heyday and it's still has some good features now. Look out for the tunnel as you wander... Read full review
    • Michael N
      Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
      Quick visit
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th August 2021
      After visiting nearby Meols Hall had a stroll through these gardens. Generally quite pleasant with some Victorian buildings and an aviary. Would have like to stay longer but our schedule did not... Read full review

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    Opening Times

    Opening (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    DayTimes
    Monday07:00 - 20:00*
    Tuesday - Sunday07:30 - 20:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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