Bristol University Botanical Gardens (The Holmes) 1775

Stoke Bishop, England

Brief Description

The Holmes garden was laid out in 1879 as a naturalistic garden and plant collection by Hiatt Cowles Baker for his father. In 2002 the University of Bristol decided to re-locate its botanic gardens from Bracken Hill to the Holmes. Planting commenced in 2005.

Visitor Facilities

The gardens are open to the public from 10 until 4.30 on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, with occasional Saturday openings through the summer.http://www.bris.ac.uk/Depts/BotanicGardens/about/opening.htm
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The gardens are open to the public from 10 until 4.30 on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, with occasional Saturday openings through the summer.http://www.bris.ac.uk/Depts/BotanicGardens/about/opening.htm

Directions

Please see: http://www.bris.ac.uk/Depts/BotanicGardens/about/opening.htm
Associated People

Just one person associated to Bristol University Botanical Gardens (The Holmes)

References

References

Contributors

  • Avon Gardens Trust