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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

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult TicketFree
Child TicketFree
ConcessionFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    235
  • Very Good
    216
  • Average
    71
  • Poor
    19
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • kenny s
    Southport, United Kingdom
    Nice place to spend an afternoon.
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th September 2019
    Batonic gardens is situated on the north side of Southport, the gardens are very picturesque with beautiful flower beds and grassed areas. There is a nice cafe within the gardens the serves hot and... Read full review
  • Washbrit
    Washington, United Kingdom
    Volunteers doing a fabulous job
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 18th September 2019
    In maintaining a Victorian park with beautiful flower gardens and an aviary as well as a Fern house and a lake. Nice easy paths lead to grassy areas containing a children's play park and a bandstand... Read full review
  • Ian S
    Wigan
    Beautiful Gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 22nd September 2019
    We visited Churchtown Botanic Gardens on Friday 20th September, 2019. It was a sunny day and the Gardens looked really wonderful. We've visited here few times in the past and noted a few changes... Read full review

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Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
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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