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Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Peaceful and relaxing

I spent a peaceful couple of hours wandering through the wide variety of botanical landscapes, laid... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Beth T
Nice Botanical garden!

Very nice botanical gardens. Interesting mixture of plants. Displays well done. Beautiful entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
blondie16
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The Botanical Gardens is a national historic site, education center and tourist destination full of exotic horticulture treasures from around the world. Today, the Botanical Gardens is thriving! Over 125,000 people visit annually to enjoy the...more
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2655 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218-1526
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I spent a peaceful couple of hours wandering through the wide variety of botanical landscapes, laid out in an easy-to-follow loop. There are also several outdoor gardens. This was a nice way to unwind at the end of a busy day.

Thank Beth T
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for this great review! Many people agree - the Botanical Gardens is a peaceful place to visit! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice botanical gardens. Interesting mixture of plants. Displays well done. Beautiful entrance. Plus a good rainy day activity.

Thank blondie16
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review! We are glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a scale of large botanical gardens this one is average size. However, it is well done - lots of attention to detail. Main courtyard is breathtaking to look up from a bench. I was impressed in orchid room they used a picture frame behind...More

Thank joeisle17
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the 5 star review! We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome, beautiful and well kept. Digital photography a most see. Relaxing a while not being boring, keeps your interest, what is around the next corner or through that door. Growth from all corners of the earth. After an enjoyable visit walk across the street and...More

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Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up across the street and it was a treat to come back. There was a wedding outdoors in a side garden and there is a lovely light filled room set up for small events inside. We've gone twice now in the last 18...More

Thank rzm1949
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your wonderful review! We are so happy that the Botanical Gardens has a special place in your heart. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking for something to do in the a.m. I selected the Botanical Gardens. It's really quite interesting and informative. Do get the free audio guide when you go. The visit was much improved by the information there. Reasonable price, plenty of parking.

Thank Nathaniel M
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 4 star review! We are glad you enjoyed your morning. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a most enjoyable visit for those interested in plants from around the world. Among many other things there is a Palm House, a Desert House, and tropical and mid-latitude plants to get close up to. Many of the plants we all grow in...More

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Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for a wonderful review! It sounds like you really enjoy each aspect of the Botanical Gardens! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For the amount of resources you see in Buffalo, this place is well kept and there is a bunch of amazing nice volunteers who make sure everything is clean and the plants are being cared for. We spent close to two hours here and made...More

Thank lmeinking
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 star review! We are so happy you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've wanted to visit here for years and finally made time. If you're into plants and want to see and learn about plants from different regions of the country and the world then this is the trip for you. Nice little gift shop on site...More

Thank Winnie A
Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 4 star review! We love the mention of the gift shop. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The glass greenhouses were very nice to visit. There were about 8 different gardens under glass, plus a children's play area and events area. A small rose garden outside rounds up the visit. Since this is all indoors, it makes a nice stop on a...More

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Erin G, Manager at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 4 star review! We hope to see you at the Botanical Gardens again soon.

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Alura E
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Response from buffalogary | Reviewed this property |
On park Rd in front of garden and near road parking all black top.
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