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National Botanic Gardens

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Address: National Botanic Gardens Botanic Road | Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
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A most relaxing place to walk around and a lovely restaurant. Easy access and a very short walk from bus.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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County Monaghan, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A most relaxing place to walk around and a lovely restaurant. Easy access and a very short walk from bus.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been going here since I was a kid and I haven't one bad memory of the place. The staff do an excellent job in the upkeep and daily maintenance of the gardens in general, the lawns, woodlands, bandstands, ponds, pathways and beautifully kept and restored, victorian glasshouses. The fact that it doesn't cost a cent to come here is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been there for a walk, despite the cold I did really enjoy the visit and it was a real pleasure to get into the warm greenhouses and to watch all the rare plants.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautiful greenhouses are amazing to visit with all the indiginous and tropical plants and trees. Nice to visit with a family or just yourself.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location for a nice Sunday afternoon walk. Nice pumpkin features for halloween. Car park is small so can fill quickly but we only had to wait for a short while as people coming and going all the time. Worth a trip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love visiting the Botanic gardens. I use to be brought here as a child with my grandparents . Beautiful walks for all ages so you coudl spent a couple of hours here. The restaurnat on site isnt all that bad either and reasonable. Best of all , the gardens are free!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly visit the gardens as it is beautiful all year round and free! It is much bigger than many people assume and allows quite a few varied routes around and through the numerous glass houses. Some of the architecture is amazing to see, especially some of the older glass houses. Watch out for special exhibitions at different times of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even a visit in mid winter turned out to be worthwhile with plenty of interesting botanic specimens from the world. The glasshouses have many tropical specimens that are quite rare

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great!!!!! So far I can not believe how beautiful it is. I dare to recommend this place to everyone. Just take a day to visit the amazing gardens and you will not regret it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can spend few nice hours strolling through Botanic gardens. Even if the weather is not best, there is plenty to see in their glass houses. Good choices of plants, and on nice day, you can easily spend all day there :)

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