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Abbotsbury Sub-tropical Gardens
Bullers Way


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Established in 1765 by the first Countess of Ilchester as a kitchen garden for the nearby castle. Developed since then into a magnificent 20 acre garden filled with rare and exotic plants from all over the world. The garden is a mixture of formal and informal planting with a charming walled garden and spectacular woodland valley views. World famous for its Camellia Groves and Magnolias, noted for its Rhodedendrons and Hydrangea collections. In summer it is awash with colour.
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A popular site for special events. Do not miss the floodlighting in the October half term.


Nearest UK Airport: Bristol
Months Open: 7 days 10 - 6 Summer
10 - dusk Winter
Closed Christmas & New Year period
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: Adults: 5.80
Children: 3.50
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Restaurant

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