Opening Times

We’re closed Monday and open on Tuesday through to Sunday. Our opening times adjust according to the season, you can find these below.

April to September
Tuesday to Thursday 10am – 5pm
Friday & Saturday 10am – 7pm
Sunday 12 – 6pm

School Summer Holidays
Tuesday to Saturday 10am – 7pm
Sunday 12 – 6pm

October to March
Tuesday to Friday 10am – 3.30pm
Saturday & Sunday 12 – 3.30pm

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Code of conduct

What can I do at The Hidden Gardens?

  • admire the plants
  • look for beasties
  • run around the lawn
  • find a quiet place
  • enjoy a picnic
  • listen to the birds

For the enjoyment of all please make sure that children under 12 are accompanied by an adult and remember:

  • No smoking or vaping
  • Assistance dogs only
  • No loud music
  • No alcohol
  • No ball games
  • No bikes, scooters or skates
  • No climbing

How to Find Us

You can enter The Hidden Gardens from two entrances.

1. Entrance at Tramway, 25 Albert Drive:
Enter Tramway and follow the green line through the café, out to the patio and into The Gardens. Follow the green line!

2. Entrance at Pollokshaws Road:
Start from our sign at the gate at Pollokshaws Road. Follow the green dots!


Plan Your Journey

Getting here is easy whether you are walking, cycling, driving or taking public transport.

Bike
There are bicycle racks at our Pollokshaws Road entrance. We do not allow bicycles, tricycles, roller skates, skateboards, and scooters into The Gardens.

Car
There is only on-street car-parking available. If driving along the M8, take Exit 20.

Bus
The 4, 5, 6 and 7 buses, operated by First Glasgow, take you to Victoria Road. Get off at LIDL, walk down Cuthbertson Street to Pollokshaws Road, where you will see the sign for The Hidden Gardens.

The 3, 38 and 57 buses, operated by First Glasgow, take you to Pollokshaws Road. Get off at McDonald’s and walk towards Albert Drive until you see the sign for The Hidden Gardens. McGill’s also operate a 3 bus, get off at Albert Drive.

The 59 bus, operated by First Glasgow, takes you to Albert Drive. Get off at Tramway.

Travel websites: First Glasgow / McGill’s

Train
Only 5 minutes from Glasgow Central, trains to Pollokshields East station are every 15 minutes, operated by ScotRail. Once at Pollokshields East station, go up the stairs, turn right, and continue until you reach Tramway.

Travel websites: ScotRail


Access & Toilets

Access
The Gardens are fully wheelchair accessible at both entrances from Pollokshaws Road and through Tramway. There are wide stone paths around The Gardens, and ramps to take you into the Medicinal Courtyard and Boilerhouse.

Assistance dogs only allowed.

The nearest train station, Pollokshields East, does not currently have wheelchair access.

Toilets
There are no public toilets within The Gardens, however Tramway has accessible toilets for disabled visitors.


Groups

Find out about Volunteer Guided Tours and this beautiful outdoor classroom perfect for schools and community groups.