Dunedin Botanic Garden

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  • Address: Corner of Great King Street and Opoho Road, north Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +64-34774000
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Botanical Garden, Observatory, Family And Kids

Spread across 30.4 hectares and situated at an altitude of 25-85 metres above sea level, the Dunedin Botanic Garden is New Zealand’s first botanic garden and holds the status of ‘Garden of International Significance’.  Established in 1863, the Garden celebrated its 150th Anniversary in the year 2013. It comprises of Alpine House (consists of alpine plants and bulbs), the Arboretum (collection of deciduous and evergreen trees), Camellia collection (planted in the borders surrounding lawn area), Clive Lister Garden (established from a bequest from Professor  Clive Lister), The Geographic Plant Collection (has plants from all across the world), Winter Garden Glasshouse (Edwardian style building that contains plants from tropical, desert and sub-tropical regions), Herbaceous Borders,  a Herb Garden, a Native Plant collection, the Rhododendron Dell, the Rock garden, a Rose Garden and the Water Garden.

Dunedin Botanic Garden Hours

  • Information Centre and Shop timings- 10 a.m to 4 p.m.
  • Winter Garden Glass House timings: 10 a.m to 4 p.m.
  • The Alpine House: 9 a.m to 4 p.m.
  • Croque-O-Dile Cafe: 9.30 a.m to 4.30 p.m.

How to Reach Dunedin Botanic Garden

  • Opoho Road- Botanic Garden bus stop
  • Great Kings Street North- Botanic Garden bus stop

  • Croque-O-Dile Cafe
  • Inch Bar
  • Crusty Corner
  • Filadelfio’s Pizza

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  • Dunedin Botanic Garden Address: Corner of Great King Street and Opoho Road, north Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Dunedin Botanic Garden Contact Number: +64-34774000
  • Dunedin Botanic Garden Timing: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Dunedin Botanic Garden(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Dunedin Botanic Garden: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 58.97% of people who visit Dunedin include Dunedin Botanic Garden in their plan

  • 48.68% of people start their Dunedin Botanic Garden visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Dunedin Botanic Garden

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dunedin Botanic Garden

People normally club together Otago Museum and Baldwin Street while planning their visit to Dunedin Botanic Garden.

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