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Huntsville Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Great for corporate events!

The location is private and secure. There is an ambiance that makes it memorable and classy. Food... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Huntsville, United States
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Best Garden in the U.S.

This is a beautiful garden and it has something for everyone. The volunteer force is amazing as is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kristina r
Huntsville, Alabama
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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...more
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4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3390
+1 256-830-4447
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The location is private and secure. There is an ambiance that makes it memorable and classy. Food and service are commendable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank abbottsabio
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a beautiful garden and it has something for everyone. The volunteer force is amazing as is the leadership.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kristina r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here in September 2018 when they were getting ready for fall. They also had a mythical creatures feature at that time. Very nice place, but it was still really hot, so be sure to drink plenty of water! They have water fountains all around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank molliew452
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not only was the flora amazing but the air smelled fresh and clear and the sculptures wer divine. I highly recommend. Wish I lived close enough for this to be an evening stroll a few times a week.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C0mmDude
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Garden only offers a limited number of walking nights before the drive-thru starts for the Galaxy of Lights Holiday light display. Advance tickets must be ordered online to attend the walking events. Online I spotted that alternate bike and running nights are planned in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank L0vetotravelgal
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and they always have seasonal events going on. I love the butterfly sanctuary. If you live in the area it’s such a deal for a year membership.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lacey S
Reviewed 29 October 2018

The gardens were beautiful, but I felt it was a little pricey for what you got. Very creatively decorated and lots of cute little details. Staff was friendly. Loved the Butterfly House with all of the animals inside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank notnownotever
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The garden is very beautiful and clean. The grounds are well maintained. The staff was friendly and informative. Enjoyed the visit! Would definitely recommend if in the area

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AvaTennessee1
Reviewed 21 October 2018

A little pricey, but worth it if you have visitors from out of town or kids. Loved the new building and gift shop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HehMommy256
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Has to be one of the best small botanical gardens in the US. Always interesting article intermingled in a garden setting. The facilities are outstanding. Food service available. Exceptionally well cared for.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 550hughg
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Robin J
10 August 2018|
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Response from 683marye | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is cart rental, but believe thete is a conract us area on the website where you can ask. The staff is incredibly helpful and I am sure will get back to you quickly.
27 June 2018|
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Response from Joan P | Reviewed this property |
This is from the Huntsville Botanical Garden website: "Visitors who wish to bring their own food and beverages can enjoy a picnic in the Garden. There are tables located at various places in the Garden. If you would like to... More