Botanic Garden
Rose Lane, Oxford OX1 4AZ Route Planner
The Green Guide

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Opening hours

May-Aug: 9am-6pm; Mar-Apr and Sep-Oct: 9am-5pm; Nov-Feb: 9am-4pm - last admission 45min before closing


This botanical garden created in 1621 is the oldest in England. It has a good view over the spires and towers of the colleges, and of the Cherwell, on which punts glide in the summer months. The gates date from c 1630 and were designed by Nicholas Stone, who took inspiration from Italian art.


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