Botanic Gardens is an important part of Belfast's Victorian heritage and a popular meeting place for residents, students and tourists.
It contains two important buildings, the Palm House and the Tropical Ravine, as well as a children's playground, a bowling green, walking routes, a rose garden and assorted tropical plants, mature trees and flower beds.
The park is often used for events, as well as band recitals, concerts and opera performances.
For park events, visit http://www.belfastcity.gov.uk/parksandopenspaces/allevents.asp
Directions to Botanic Gardens
Entrance to the park is via Botanic Avenue, Stranmillis Embankment and University Road. Take any Metro no. 8 and get off at Queen's University. You can also take Metro no.7 and get off at College Park. If you are walking to the park from Belfast City Hall, go along Bedford Street, Dublin Road and University Road and follow the signposts.