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Winterbourne House and Garden

Winterbourne Botanic Garden 58 Edgbaston Park Road | University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT, England
+44 121 414 3003
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Arts and Crafts House

Beautiful gardens and ambiance at this Arts and Crafts House in the centre of Birmingham. Many of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sue7R
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Worcester, United Kingdom
Gardens are lovely, peaceful terrace for tea, historic house

After 3 hours at the nearby botanical gardens, my mom and I spent 2 hours walking around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gerbilsontour
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London, United Kingdom
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Restored to its Edwardian Arts and Craft splendour, Winterbourne House is a unique heritage attraction – set within seven acres of beautiful botanic gardens. Only minutes from Birmingham city centre, Winterbourne is a hidden gem – home to beautiful antiques and over 6,000 plant species from around the world. Wander along the woodland walk, stroll through the hazelnut tunnel, cross the 1930’s Japanese Bridge or simply soak up the tranquillity of this perfectly English Edwardian home.
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Winterbourne Botanic Garden 58 Edgbaston Park Road | University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT, England
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+44 121 414 3003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful gardens and ambiance at this Arts and Crafts House in the centre of Birmingham. Many of the exhibits can be touched, those that are too fragile are clearly marked. Cafe is adequate, but has a limited range of sandwiches and lunches.

Thank Sue7R
Reviewed 1 week ago

After 3 hours at the nearby botanical gardens, my mom and I spent 2 hours walking around the beautiful gardens and visiting the historic house (not that old - built 1904 - or attractive on the outside, but interesting for the local industrial Victorian history)....More

Thank gerbilsontour
Reviewed 1 week ago

I do love Winterbourne Gardens and house. A beautiful setting with gardens designed very well, they are relaxing, intriguing and feel much bigger than they actually are. The history of the house and families living there was told well with some very well thought through...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Winterbourne house and gardens having heard about it through the RHS. It's part of the University of Birmingham school of Botany and is located within sight of the University tower, in Edgbaston. The gardens are accessed through the Edwardian...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice place to visit. Gardens were immaculately kept. Lovely to sit in. Glasshouses were interesting to look at, as well as herb garden. Then you can go around the house to look at the history of The Nettlefolds. There are interactive rooms for children....More

Thank SHCON
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well maintained garden. Beautiful plants and flowers. Nice historical house. Very kind staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Dracoo84
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely house and gardens full of local history. The gardens particularly are beautiful and a lovely walk through woods to the reservoir.

Thank Hilda1a
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself & husband visited Winterbourne for the first time yesterday a hidden gem on the edge of Birmingham University. Our visit was made all the better by the glorious weather....the admissions staff member was very helpful & provided us with a navigation map. I had...More

Thank calafragerlistic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is right in the centre of the University of Birmingham and used by their botany dept. Not far from the university railway station so you don't need to Use the car. The house has a small museum set out in the arts and...More

Thank sweetcountrybumpkin1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived and worked in Birmingham all my life but had never been to Winterbourne House and Garden the house is where the Nettlefolds family lived Nettlefolds is the N in GKN a well known company in Birmingham. It was interesting looking round the...More

Thank keith c
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Tibblington
Is there public transport from either the NEC or Snow Hill?
13 June 2017|
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Response from Jayne E | Reviewed this property |
yes you can get the 98 or the x64 from old square near Snow Hill and get off on Edgbaston Park Road just down from the house & garden. it's about a 20 minute journey
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poorbuthappy10
How far is Winterbourne from University station please, or is there a closer transport link by bus?
16 April 2017|
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Response from winterbourn | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for your question, it takes about 10 minutes to walk to us from University station if you cut through the campus. Following the road takes longer. The 98 and 99 buses drop you off just a few minutes walk... More
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Focker1
Is there facilities to stay over the night
31 January 2017|
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Response from winterbourn | Property representative |
You can stay nearby at VenueBirmingham. I'm afraid tripadvisor won't allow web links. Hope this helps!
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