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The Botanical Gardens

Clarkehouse Road | Broomhall, Sheffield S10 2LN, England
44-114-250-0500
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Ranked #6 of 124 Attractions in Sheffield
Type: Gardens
Traveler Description: On a nice day (which is rare!), this place is good to visit. It's very pleasant- beautiful surroundings. It's nice to have a walk around the paths... more »
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Sheffield, UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Comparable to many botanical gardens. Always relaxing for a nice walk albeit it does get busy when its hot

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Limoges, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

A wonderful area to explore - just off Ecclesall Road - can be used as a useful short cut towards Broomhill. Plenty to see in the gardens - plants are even labelled! There are lots of park benches and quiet corners. A little bit of Sheffield history with the old bear pit. The beautifully restored glass pavilion houses plants from... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

cant believe id not been here since i lived in sheffield. went after a wedding reception for photos and was amazed with the flowers. easy to get as just off ecclesall road so on all major bus routes.

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Bucharest, Romania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

it's in the modern town center zone - you can take a beer or a coffee around, very interesting architecture remembering a down sided Noah's ark

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

lovely place and very well maintained perfect place to chill walk around grab ideas for your garden. the differant gardens for the differant countries are inspiring. the rose garden is beautiful

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Superb botanical gardens with restored Victorian glasshouses. Arboretum, lovely perennial borders, rose garden, newly opened dry garden and meadow. Intact bear pit. Cafe and gift shop.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Great place to visit for a bit of peace and quite on a busy working day lots of wonderful plants and flowers. shady walks, and a nice cafe

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I love this calm, leafy space space. The restored victorian greenhouses are well worth a visit but the best thing is the winding walks that lead tounexpected, varied and very beautiful gardens. It is easy to forget that the city centre is within walking distance and the fashionable bars and restaurants and shops of Ecclesall Road are just at the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have visited the Botanical Gardens many times with one of my daughters and her dog. It is a very peaceful and beautiful place, you almost feel as if you are in the countryside. There are a vast variety of plants to look at and the perfumes are wonderful. There is a rose garden in the centre and a large... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Interesting place. More for the serious gardener/ botanist. Nice place for a picnic. Nice coffee shop onsite!

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