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Bellevue Botanical Garden

12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA 98005-3522
+1 425-452-2750
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Great spot for a peaceful walk!

I discovered the Bellevue Botanical Gardens one afternoon while waiting for an appointment. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
So peaceful!

Took our 5 year old grandson. He loved the gorgeous flowers, the walk in the "woods" (Lost Meadow... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Bellevue Botanical Garden is an urban refuge, encompassing 53-acres of cultivated gardens, restored woodlands, and natural wetlands. The living collections showcase plants that thrive in the Pacific Northwest. Our demonstration of good garden design and horticulture techniques inspire visitors to create their own beautiful, healthy gardens. We provide a place of beauty, serenity, and learning for thousands of visitors each year. There are also many fun things to do throughout the seasons: plant sales, community celebrations, summer concerts, art exhibits and holiday light festivities.
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  • Average2%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA 98005-3522
+1 425-452-2750
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I discovered the Bellevue Botanical Gardens one afternoon while waiting for an appointment. A lovely place to stop to think, read or walk!

Thank RaccoonMama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our 5 year old grandson. He loved the gorgeous flowers, the walk in the "woods" (Lost Meadow Trail), the waterfall, the rock garden and the café. We enjoyed the Fuchsia Garden and the Perennial Border. The free admission and free parking was a wonderful...More

Thank margo_lorusso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an oasis in our city. Much used and appreciated. Solitude can still be found here on one of the trails; yet a nice outside and inside area awaits for a coffee or tea break if desired also. Gift Shop worth a visit too!

Thank sgrynas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with the family with two kids and not only is it nicely kept and pristine, its a good walk for the family to walk off that dinner~ and its free

1  Thank kiungjae
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a lovely walk through the gardens. The plants and flowers are so beautiful and peaceful. The bridge and little river running through is calming. You see all kinds of birds, but I'm sure you'd see all kinds of wildlife as...More

1  Thank Gina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's rare to have a beautiful garden just steps from the heart of a city, and the Bellevue Botanical Garden is just that! Visitors have the opportunity to learn as much as they like from the online plant data base as well as through classes...More

2  Thank Nita-Jo R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss Garden d'lights over the holidays. Crowd pleaser every year for sure. Tickets can be purchased in advance.

1  Thank Meredith O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beauty and quiet in beautiful Bellevue. From the inquisitive hortorculturalist, to the home gardener, or the health conscious just looking for a very "zen" close-in-to-the-city walk, this place has it all. Great informational programs and places to sit and contemplate nature with a beverage. And...More

1  Thank Claudia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only spent an hour here due to dinner plans. Very few people were here on a Saturday at 3:30pm. Parking was easy and free. On the map, there are many trails. We decided to take the closest one to the entrance. It was very...More

2  Thank Harold H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have been twice to the Bellevue Botanical Garden this year (once in June when down for a Mariners game and just in August before a trip to Alaska) both times found it a very refreshing place to enjoy a walk and see some great flora...More

1  Thank 404kristyl
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26 February 2016|
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Response from geraldhover | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes indeed.