Scotland's Gardens

The Crichton Rock Garden and Arboretum

 

The Crichton Rock Garden and Arboretum

Description

Over 100 acres of mature landscaped parkland in Dumfries makes up these famous grounds. The Rock Garden and Arboretum dating from the early 1900s house many unusual and striking plants. The extensive grounds offer enjoyable walking trails with stunning views of the surrounding countryside.

Directions

Follow the B725 South out of Dumfries or, more easily, follow the signs for the hospital. Drive past the hospital on the right and continue on to the roundabout at the Easterbrook Hall Entrance.

Garden Openings

Sunday 21 May 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Admissions

£5.00, accompanied children free

Beneficiaries

The Crichton Trust receives 40%, the net remaining to SG Beneficiaries

Features & Catering

  • Disabled Access
  • Teas available.
  • Dogs Allowed

Other Details

Refreshments will be available in the Easterbrook Hall located at the centre of the Campus. A heritage walking route leaflet of the Crichton Estate will be available on arrival and will include directions of where to go.

Contact

The Crichton
The Crichton University Campus, Bankend Road, Dumfries
DG1 4ZL

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