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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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We are yearly ticket holders as a family which is really reasonable to visit this gem and hidden... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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we found the grounds very well looked after and a very relaxing place to be!! the house also... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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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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“tea room” (68 reviews)
Winterbourne Botanic Garden 58 Edgbaston Park Road | University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT, England
+44 121 414 3003
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are yearly ticket holders as a family which is really reasonable to visit this gem and hidden part of Birmingham. Gardens and greenhouses are beautifully kept. We have lovely walks around whether it's summer or winter. You can also visit Edgbaston pond which is...More

Thank shellybham
Reviewed 5 days ago

we found the grounds very well looked after and a very relaxing place to be!! the house also interesting, lovely café and on Friday only an old printing press which has been saved and is in working order in the print room. well worth a...More

Thank royalBham
Reviewed 6 days ago

Make sure you go when there weather is nice and you will enjoy it even more. I recommend visiting on a Friday so that you can enjoy seeing the printing press in action. There is a cafe and a shop.

Thank Leelandla
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here with my partner, and thought it may be small or overrated as it's part of UoB. Oh how wrong we were, the place is so beautiful! It really is a hidden gem, and is big enough to go for walks around several...More

Thank Squeaks_x
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting place to visit. It is situated within a stone's throw of the university and offers an interesting insight into the way a wealthy businessman and his family lived out their lives in this Birmingham suburb. The house was built at...More

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Free parking, or an easy walk from university station, this place is well worth repeated visits. The gardens are wonderful. On cold days the orchid house and the cactus house provide welcome warmth! There are several glasshouses to look in, a children's area with picnic...More

1  Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here with my parents and we all had a lovely afternoon. The house and gardens are beautiful and very well looked after, found plenty to photograph outdoors especially as all then trees were in their autumn colours! The various plant rooms were fascinating too...More

Thank DanielL4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arts and Crafts house built for John Nettlefold and his family. Extensive, interesting gardens and access to the lake that borders Edgbaston Golf Course. Pleasant tea room, art gallery and printing press display - something for all generations.

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A truly stunning house and garden in the vicinity of the University of Birmingham. It is well restored and full of history. I had visited before in the Summer and enjoyed a picnic in the grounds with my nephew. A lovely coffee room and gift...More

Thank Doreen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to stroll round or sit in or eat at. Free parking. Interesting house. Helpful staff. Variety and plenty to see.

Thank Keren H
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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
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
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!