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West Virginia Botanic Garden

1061 Tyrone Rd, Morgantown, WV 26508
+1 304-322-2093
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Not Good Unless you can drive down to the site.

We would have loved to be able to drive down to the Visitors Center and see the gardens and other... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deborah H
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Frederick, MD
Hand in Hand... Walking in a Wonderland

My wife and I went here to check out the beauty. Wow, we were impressed. Educational and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David M
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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1061 Tyrone Rd, Morgantown, WV 26508
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would have loved to be able to drive down to the Visitors Center and see the gardens and other foliage. Unfortunately, on Sunday morning around noon, the gate was closed and it only allowed access to the Garden via a path. We are Senior...More

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went here to check out the beauty. Wow, we were impressed. Educational and beautiful, we truly appreciated what so many volunteers had done to create this tremendous walking space. The trails are nice and there are educational kiosks throughout. Truly a...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous, serene, breathtakingly bootiful 😉😉😉😀😀😀😀, gooo see this amazing place. Ya will love it as much as me

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place is not very well advertised but it does have chevroned trails surrounding an old reservoir. There is not much signage and no evidence of other nature there. We did like the wetlands boardwalk.

Thank LAURIE S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This volunteer run park has pretty surroundings with paths. These trails are easily walkable.. Flowers, plants, and lots of different mushrooms are there for one to peruse. It is really worth a look if in Morgantown, and especially if you are a nature lover!

Thank Jeanne D
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a delightful natural area that is continually growing. The gardens are lovely and each year, it is fun to see what has been added. If you walk around the path to the right, you will end up at the hammocks! Breathe in the...More

1  Thank jrgren
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Just off the Tyrone Road in the Cheat Lake area is the WV Botanic Gardens. We've driven past this place for many years, but decided to go for a walk this weekend and my wife chose the Gardens. The road in is gravel, but very...More

1  Thank WVParkfan
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Other reviews got it mostly right. This is a very young botanical garden in many respects. They've got the land and already have very nice trails (well-marked) both around the wetland but also back more in the woods towards the stream. Lots of pesky bugs,...More

Thank Hatzlacha
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went thinking there would be gardens. There was one small bunch of plants and some by the welcome center. Asked person walking a dog where the gardens were and she said there is a 2.7 mile loop for that. Walked it all and about all...More

1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I volunteer at the gardens to keep the flowers and beds weed free and beautiful. The gardens has a lot of history related to it. It was a natural reservoir that provided Morgantown and Westover, WV with their water supply. in the mid 1970s, the...More

1  Thank lnewcome
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herdgirl79
16 August 2016|
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Response from Mehylander | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are many activities available. Most are posted to their Facebook site.
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Christine B
13 June 2016|
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Response from THIS_Pers0n | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen them there. I believe they have a leash mandate and a pet waste policy. It doesn't seem to be on their website. If you have additional questions contact Erin Smaldone (Education Director) at 304-216-8704.
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