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Cleveland Botanical Garden

11030 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1706
+1 216-721-1600
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Interesting and Fun

I went with my husband and we had a great time. First you go through a desert area, which is nice... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bansema777
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Ajax, Canada
Japanese Garden

Had the pleasure of visiting the Japanese Garden which is a jewel of a garden in the dry garden... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TennaRotor
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Birmingham, Michigan
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  • Excellent66%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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11030 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1706
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+1 216-721-1600
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went with my husband and we had a great time. First you go through a desert area, which is nice enough. But entering the Costa Rica 'jungle' is a whole other experience. Designers have done well to create the contrast - and to put...More

1  Thank bansema777
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting the Japanese Garden which is a jewel of a garden in the dry garden style and well situated on the site. Lovely pergola to sit under and contemplate the garden. Also was perfect timing for the spring bulb display -...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was an elderly gentleman showing a chameleon who took the time to restart his talk so we could hear it.It was very much appreciated. When we went it was chilly, but still a lot of fun. So it could be a good inside thing...More

1  Thank Tessa G
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Orchid Mania at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens, AKA the Glass House is always a magical early spring event that takes the chill out of the Cleveland winter. The logistics however are not so magical. The Orchids are always at the peak of their bloom. Parking...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Just missed the Orchid Mania but the baobab trees were a sight. Lucky enough to be there after 2 pm for the daily butterfly release in the Glasshouse. Grateful for the brief reprieve from the cold and happy to contribute to the cause.

Thank move2wonder
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I was disappointed. Not worth the price, especially with the number of other options on University Circle. We didn't walk the grounds in the cold and snow and the indoors exhibits were not very large.

1  Thank Anne J
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Cleveland's Botanical Gardens' have new exhibits all the time. Their winter "Glow" is by far the best event to see in the winter season. This year the gardens had a model train set up that took up the entire second level. The tracks went around...More

Thank 195robert
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

It was wonderful to have a little touch of spring in the middle of winter. It was a little smaller than I thought it was going to be but it was well worth the visit. Multiple levels, live animals. We enjoyed a beautiful butterfly release....More

Thank Cheri E
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Located within walking distance to the other great Cleveland museums the botanical garden is not to be missed! Parking in the basement garage is convenient and keeps you out of inclement weather. Parking was $6. You pay when you purchase your admission ticket. I opted...More

1  Thank delily
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

i love it here. i have attended TWO WEDDINGS that were each stunning, it is a oct romantic setting. it is easy to reach from parents of suburbs and plenty of parking. its a lovely place for a summer's walk and for enjoying the serenity...More

1  Thank Bonbonwalden
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Christine T
26 April 2018|
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Response from PLConklin | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of time. First time you're always there a bit longer with all to see but 4 hours is more than enough time
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Bobette S
19 March 2018|
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Response from clevekat | Reviewed this property |
Check their website
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Mary T
3 May 2017|
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Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a reciprocal program through the American Horticultural Society. It costs minimally $35 to become a member, but you are able to go to many beautiful gardens such as in the Cleveland area,such as the Holden... More
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