The Botanic Gardens is known internationally for its impressive glass houses and extensive tropical and temperate plant collections from around the world.
A variety of themes of horticultural and botanical interest are found in the grounds as well as attractive walks by the River Kelvin. Its immaculate formal gardens and arboretum provide a welcome break from the bustle of the West End.
The Botanic Gardens are located at Kelvinside in Glasgow's West End between the River Kelvin, Great Western Road and Queen Margaret Drive. The gardens can be accessed on foot from Great Western Road, Queen Margaret Drive, Kirklee Circus and from the Kelvin Walkway.