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Visitor Information

Festive Opening Hours

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is open throughout the festive period except for Christmas day and New Year’s Day. So please do come and visit us.

 Christmas Eve:  Open 10am until 4pm

Christmas Day:  Closed

Boxing Day:  Open 10am until 4pm

 New Year’s Eve:  Open 10am until 4pm

New Year’s Day:  Closed

January 2:  Open 10am until 4pm

 Dawyck, Benmore and Logan Botanic Gardens are currently closed.

Explore with interactive virtual visits.

In the event of extreme weather conditions please phone 0131 248 2909 before your visit. 

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Choose The Gateway Restaurant for your event. We can accommodate corporate events, weddings and events of all sizes.


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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a charity (registration number SC007983)