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Huntsville Botanical Garden

4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3390
+1 256-830-4447
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Very nice.

The weather was chilly but, we had a great time just walking thru the gardens and taking pictures... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Clayton, Georgia
via mobile
beautiful wedding

This was my first visit to the garden and it did not disappoint! I attended a family wedding in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jill P
Hoover, Alabama, United States
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The Huntsville Botanical Garden is open year-round and boasts a picture perfect aquatic garden, a spectacular wildflower and nature trail and numerous specialty gardens and plant collections. The Children’s Garden and Nature Center contain the nation’s largest seasonal butterfly house and eight specialized gardens aimed toward the younger set. Children and adults alike will enjoy a stroll through the dinosaur garden, the space garden, storybook garden and more. Family festivals include Beaks and Barks, Huntsville Blooms, the Scarecrow Trail, and the nationally recognized Galaxy of Lights, and be sure not to miss our annual summer exhibits, designed to appeal to children and families. The Garden also has a gift shop, indoor and outdoor facility rental options, and education programs for all ages. The Garden is a privately run 501c3 non-profit, which receives a majority of its support from garden members, supporters, and corporate donors.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3390
+1 256-830-4447
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The weather was chilly but, we had a great time just walking thru the gardens and taking pictures. The grounds were kept very nice. I would love to come back in the spring and see everything in bloom. It's worth your time. There is a...More

Thank Spencer1952
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first visit to the garden and it did not disappoint! I attended a family wedding in the "holly" courtyard which was absolutely perfect. The Grand Hall was a perfect size and beautiful as well!

Thank Jill P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before I knew it, I had spent 3 leisurely hours strolling through this wonderful well thought out natural and landscaped gardens..What a stress reducer to walk in nature! I have visited this place about 10 times in the last 5 years and see many things...More

Thank redrob45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is exquisite. Allow 3-4 hours to see most of it. I could go back again and again. Definitely a must see in Huntsville.

Thank 69Trish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were very helpful and really committed to helping the public enjoy nature in its finest ! Jennifer and her colleague assisted my elderly friend to enjoy the garden by using a golf cart! Thank you ladies ,it was a most memorable day.you made...More

Thank RozanaGaffoorali
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I attended a conference at these beautiful gardens. The facility was stunning, WiFi plentiful, and every need met. I could see how this is the perfect place for a wedding. What a gem in the middle of Rocket town. The next time that I am...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I have been here a number of times with friends and family when they come to visit. The gift shop is really nice, the butterfly house is a wonder for the children, and my granddaughter who lives in town goes all the time. They really...More

Thank jwasdyke
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We enjoy taking our 2 year grandson to the Botanical Gardens to let him enjoy the outdoors in a safe and clean environment and we can enjoy the gardens. There are lots of children's activities in the summer; his favorites are the butterfly house with...More

Thank 1hapygirl
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We took our grandchildren to visit the gardens several times this summer. The three children Ranging in ages from preschool to second grade all enjoyed it immensely. There is a plethora of activities for children in addition to the beautiful gardens. This summer they had...More

1  Thank 767kathrynf
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The gardens are so beautiful. I love this place. They really have expanded. Great place to bring the entire family.

Thank daniellegerman84
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Wayson L
18 November 2017|
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Members free Military 10 Seniors (55+) 10 Students $10 Adults $12 Children 3-18 $8 Children under 3 free
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Yes they have a snack bar and gift shop.