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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 5 days ago

The gardens are a fabulous location to visit with its formal landscaping, museum, farm house and smiddy, There is also a restaurant where if you are lucky enough to get served the fare is actually very good,

Thank David G
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello David, thank you, we’re glad you enjoyed your visit to Pitmedden Garden and Museum of Farming Life. Everything we offer in our Traditional Tearoom is homemade and we hope that you enjoyed our treats. Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little farming museum, and very nice well maintained garden. Cafe worth a visit scones fresh made and warm.

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PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much! We serve our scones with Apple and Cinnamon Jelly, made with our own apples from the Walled Garden – definitely worth a try if you haven't already! Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautifully laid out and maintained gardens. Wonderful café serving lovely homebakes. Friendly service. Consistently goodMore

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PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind words, we're glad you enjoy your visits to Pitmedden Garden! There's a lot to see throughout the season in the Walled Garden and new homebakes to try in our Tearoom. We're looking forward to your next visit! Best...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was the last day of my holiday and I was cycling from Ythanbank to Aberdeen. I started my visit with a pot of tea and a slice of millionaire's shortbread then had a short walk along the woodland walk, then round the gardens. They...More

Thank Christine R
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Christine, thank you very much! We're glad you had a wonderful day at Pitmedden Garden and Estate and hope to see you soon again. The best time to see the Garden in full bloom is around the end of July and well worth another...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a couple of hours at Pitmedden gardens. We decided to do the woodland walk first, we took the pushchair believing it was an accessible walk (it wasn’t!) and I don’t think we’d do the walk again. It felt like a lap just for...More

Thank Shona G
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Shona, thank you for your feedback! We're sorry to hear about the woodland walk. There's a shorter, more accessible one and a longer one which includes narrow, uneven paths which aren't easily accessible. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your time inside the Walled...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the friendly, helpful staff member at the entrance, to the attentive waitresses in the tea room, my wife and I enjoyed a wonderful visit to these exquisite gardens - the gardens themselves, of course, occupying several hours of our time between entrance and tea...More

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PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind words! We're very happy to hear you had such a lovely visit to Pitmedden Garden and Museum of Farming Life. There's a lot to see throughout the season, especially now that all our bedding plants are planted out....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The box hedges in the garden are as neat and well trimmed as they were when we first visited 20 years ago. The new to us orchard and museum of farming make for an even more interesting visit.More

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PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Pitmedden Garden again! There's always something to explore at different times of the season and with new additions to the Garden, such as our new Orchard created in 2014. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Went for the first time this week and will be back very soon as the gardens will change each month. Easy to walk round and relax afterwards for tea and home made cakes

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PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind words! The bedding plants are now all planted out and the Garden will soon be in full bloom. We're hoping to see you soon again. Best wishes, Pitmedden Garden

Reviewed 25 May 2018

Spent a wonderful afternoon, walking around the gardens. Not much colour yet as early in the season. Apple blossom on trees in orchard. Had booked afternoon tea a few weeks ago and it was lovely and made even more special by being able to eat...More

Thank 59LMC
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your feedback, we're glad you enjoyed your time at Pitmedden Garden and Tearoom. The herbaceous borders are in colourful bloom at the moment and with the bedding plants all planted out now, the parterres will soon be in full bloom...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

While on holiday in the area my wife and I visited these formal gardens, not once but twice. They are beautiful and extremely well maintained and would recommend a visit.

Thank jaycee290941
PitmeddenGarden, Manager at Pitmedden Garden & Museum of Farming Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much, we're glad you enjoyed your visits during your holiday! 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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