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Address: 641 Struthers Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501-7752
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Concert in the park

We attended a concert in the gardens and enjoyed the experience. There is a nice gift shop and the gardens make a nice concert venue. Easy parking and casual atmosphere.

Reviewed 28 July 2015
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Conifer, Colorado
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

My Experience was not perfect. It may not be the best place for a concert, if you are not looking for perfection in any sense. There is a nice walk and you can look at stuff at the Gardens........But a place to put on a concert it is ok....there was barely room for the 100 people. The sun was in... More 

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Thank carmine992014
Conifer, Colorado
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178 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We attended a concert in the gardens and enjoyed the experience. There is a nice gift shop and the gardens make a nice concert venue. Easy parking and casual atmosphere.

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Thank msalty
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7 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

The staff was most pleasurable. The two indoor spaces were kept up nicely and were a nice sight to see. The outdoor area needs lots of attention with half of the lights falling down, not many plants marked and weeds growth everywhere. I was a little disappointed after I had read the previous postings and actually had received a recommendation... More 

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Thank Stephanielonghorn
Englewood, Colorado
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115 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

This is a nice, but small garden. They have a small butterfly pavilion. For such a small garden there is a good variety of plants and the little walkways and garden art are well laid out. A few more volunteers for maintenance might help. But worth a quick stop

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Thank DenverJim48
Powell, Wyoming, Usa
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

For a small Botanical Gardens this one gives it a GO! I Love the Butterfly Garden Room and as another reviewer stated they have a very nice cactus exhibit outside. The location is vey accessible along the Colorado river. the first Friday of the month is "Buck Day" were entrance fee is only a dollar.

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Thank Saphire917
Grand Junction, Colorado
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4 reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Nice place to take the kids to. Every time I go, there is something new they have added. I love the little gift shop there for unusual gifts. Kids liked walking thru it . It isn't real big but the area around it for walking paths are great. We brought our lunch there and had it after going thru the... More 

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Thank Redbee4me
GJ
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48 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Established botanical gardens in a nice location near the Colorado River. Good display of plants plus a butterfly area. Can explore the outside on asphalt paths which would provide access to handicap. Reasonably priced admission with a gift shop to explore lots of local handiworks and publications. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

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2 Thank conativeGj
Grand Junction, Colorado
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105 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

They have a butterfly garden, and indoor plant house and other plant gardens outside. But the BEST by far is the cactus garden. It probably is the best I have every visited. Well cared for, great variety and just a joy to explore. Also there are nice walking trails right there ins the James Rob River Trail is right next... More 

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1 Thank Jennifer T
Grand Junction, Colorado
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315 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Well as close as we get to the tropics. It's a wonderful oasis with non-indigenous life surrounded by what can live outside on it's own. One of the best attractions in town!

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2 Thank VincePCTD
Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Lack of upkeep on this "botanical gardens' . When it first opened it was nice to have even this little place, but it's gone downhill fast. A nice lilly pad pond. The butterfly pavillion is so-so

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