Opening Times

Address: The Hidden Gardens, 25a Albert Drive, Glasgow, G41 2PE | tel. 0141 433 2722.

Opening times 1 April – 31 October 2022:

Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday 12 – 6pm
(closed on Mondays)

The Gardens are free to visit and there is no need to pre-book. The Gardens rely on donations and grants to stay open and free, for the public to enjoy. You can support The Hidden Gardens by donating here.

To welcome you safely to the Gardens there is always a staff member present, and we still have a hand sanitiser dispenser at the entrance.

 


Plan Your Journey

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

Address 
The Hidden Gardens, 25a Albert Drive, Glasgow, G41 2PE | 0141 433 2722. Find The Hidden Gardens on Google Maps.

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 and and walk around the corner to Pollokshaws road where you will see the sign for The Hidden Gardens.

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. Walk around the corner to Pollokshaws road where you will see the sign for The Hidden Gardens.

Travel websites: ScotRail


How to find us

You can enter The Hidden Gardens from two entrances.

Main Entrance – the main entrance is via Pollokshaws Road, opposite the junction between Pollokshaws Road and Coplaw Street; please follow the green dots!

Entrance via Tramway – Our neighbours, Tramway, are open from 12pm Tuesday – Sunday.

 


Code of conduct

What can I do at The Hidden Gardens?

  • admire the plants
  • look for beasties
  • 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, picking or pruning

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, but you can use public toilets (fully accessible) in Tramway from 12pm onwards.


Group Visits

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