The Cruickshank Botanic Garden University of Aberdeen Cruickshank Building , St Machar Drive, Aberdeen, AB24 3UU, Aberdeen City, UK • Map (approx.)

About Cruickshank Botanic Garden

The Cruickshank Botanic Garden is situated in Old Aberdeen on the King's College campus of the University of Aberdeen, and is a partnership between the University and the Cruickshank Charitable Trust.

The Garden exists to promote an appreciation of the beauty, diversity and importance of plants, and an understanding of their role in the natural world.

This beautiful and peaceful 11 acre Garden offers year round interest to visitors. It has shrub borders, a rock and water garden, sunken garden, rose garden, herbaceous border and an arboretum, and houses a nationally important collection of over 2500 labelled plants.

View our guide to get there, here.

Public transport • Pets allowed • Child friendly
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Opening Times

October - March
Open every day 0900 - 1630

April - September 
Open every day 0900 - 1900

24th December - 5th January Closed

Disabled access