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Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life

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Brilliant design and meticulous maintenance give Pitmedden Garden its unique charm. With almost 6 miles of clipped box hedging, the parterres at the heart of the garden are a masterpiece of intricate patterns and sparkling colours. The Great Garden...more
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Pitmedden Garden | Pitmedden, Aberdeen AB41 7PD, Scotland
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

Excellent farming museum, really took me back to my childhood. Beautiful gardens,lovely place to spend a summers day

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ganetheed
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019

Thank you for your review. We’re glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you’re coming back to step back in time again! Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 18 October 2018

The stunning garden just made my jaw dropped! Apples were everywhere in Aug/Sept. The whole garden has a delight sense of flowers and fruits!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leanne40B
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review! The garden has so much to offer throughout the year. Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

this place has it all. shop, tea room serving excellent food, lovely formal garden and even a farming museum. you can easily spend half a day. the tearoom was a cosy place with friendly staff and lovely food. you could buy fruit as well. the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 242corab
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your review. We’re very glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Pitmedden so much! With the seasons changing, there’s always so much to see and explore. Since Pitmedden was a farming garden after it was a formal garden, we’re very proud...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

Pitmedden Gardens is a lovely place but I have been twice recently to the Shop and Tearoom and been disappointed. The staff are lovely but there are not enough of them and in the Tearoom they are sorely overworked. This last visit was particularly slow....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback. We're sorry to hear you had a disappointing experience. We are always trying to create the best possible experience for our visitors and are constantly working towards achieving this. There are times when we are busier than others...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

I expected very formal hedges and beds, but didn't realise that colourful herbaceous borders were such a large part of it all. And a fine fountain (which actually had water coming from it , few ever seem to these days) and an attractive country house....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Scotlandmac
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit so much! We’re looking forward to seeing you again – it’s wonderful to experience the change of the seasons over the year! Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 7 September 2018

We visited Pitmedden Garden this week - first time for many years. It is absolutely beautiful with many plants still flowering. I have never seen so many ladybirds, butterflies and bees in one place! The garden is immaculate - full credit to the gardeners who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank StickyToffeeQueen
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you very much, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit to Pitmedden Garden and appreciate the compliments to the gardeners very much! There is plenty more to see throughout the season and many more delicious homebakes to try, so definitely worth another visit! Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We visited in September, and were pleasantly bombarded with an array of beauty. Wonderfully maintained and sculptured hedges and beds filled with lovely blossoms in an abundance of color. The house is only a backdrop, but it contains a lovely tea room. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank flybynighttraveler
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely feedback, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit so much! Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Amazed at the detail, and the care which is happening at this place - great layout and well worthy of a visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim_Duncan
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you very much, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit! With best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 26 August 2018

This is a nice small garden , the gem is the cottage and barn there also , its really lovely . I think we would have been better visiting in June as not as many flowers as expected in july.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sheila K
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you very much for your review, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit to Pitmedden Garden and Museum of Farming Life. Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 14 August 2018

What a really lovely place to visit, The Gardens are out of this World. A very interesting place, the kids enjoyed the gardens

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Katrina G
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you very much for sharing your feedback! We’re glad you enjoyed the Walled Garden. Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

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They are not allowed in the walled garden or café, as it should be. But there are surrounding woodland walks.
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