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Botanical Research Institute of Texas

1700 University Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76107-3400
+1 817-332-4441
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A botanical research gem

First class all they way. I had the pleasure of meeting Barney Lipscomb and Bob O'Kennon and they... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
LSSFW
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Fort Worth, Texas
A place for all generations!

As a kid this was the field trip I look forward to most. I loved the trails, the ponds, the little... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Ellpjr
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Tampa, Florida
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2 Oct 2017
“A botanical research gem”
17 Jul 2017
“A place for all generations! ”
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1700 University Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76107-3400
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1700 University Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76107-3400
+1 817-332-4441
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

First class all they way. I had the pleasure of meeting Barney Lipscomb and Bob O'Kennon and they were as pleasant and gracious as they are knowledgeable. BRIT is a solid Fort worth and North Texas asset.

Thank LSSFW
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

As a kid this was the field trip I look forward to most. I loved the trails, the ponds, the little informational stuff to read about. 30 years later I'm bringing my kids here! Ft. Worth Botanical Garden is a TO DO if visiting! Thank...More

Thank Ellpjr
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Oh my gosh can't say enough about this place, quiet, beauty , charming. Lovely Bronzes that compliment the gardens, waterfalls and great compositions of f;owes. I ws there while a lite mist fell, it was spell bounding!

Thank Maggie M
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The first Saturday's BRIT sponsors a community Farmer's Market. On a recent visit I picked up some delicious local products. Homemade granola, basil jelly, old south pickles, German bread, olive oil, mojito popsicle. And you can visit the BRIT and nearby Botanic Gardens in one...More

1  Thank TTexasTom
Reviewed 9 September 2015

BRIT is so much more than just an herbarium. Though, their million+ plant specimens is nothing to scoff at! One of the few LEED Platinum buildings in the Southwest, BRIT is truly a leader in sustainable building and living.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 24 May 2015

I would highly recommend this attraction. It's beautiful. The flowers are gorgeous when they're in bloom, and the area around BRIT has informative plaques that tell you what kinds of flowers you're looking at. Definitely recommend it if you're looking for something to do in...More

Thank Ashton S
Reviewed 16 November 2014

This place is cool. Go take a tour and learn about the plants at the Botanic Gardens. Really informational.

Thank Todd F
Reviewed 16 January 2013

The entire concept is outstanding. I highly recommend a visit to anyone who is interested in ecology or sustainability.

Thank Beulah G
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We went on Free day in the arts distric. They were well staffed. We talked to 2 young, well trained botanist. People do all kinds of plant research here. The building is so green equiped with a "living" roof. The building itself is beautifully modern....More

1  Thank gggg1234
Reviewed 18 September 2012

This is both a leading research institute and a teaching center. Great Eco-base water and energy conserving building

Thank davidbuland
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