Muttart Conservatory, Edmonton

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Defining the city skyline with prominent glass pyramids, Muttart Conservatory is renowned for plant science in western Canada. The botanical garden consists of three greenhouses and four glass pyramids displaying plant species found across three biomes. See plant species from temperate, arid, and tropical climates in three of the pyramids and observe ever-changing seasonal displays in the fourth. The conservatory aims to reserve and grow its botanical collections and share knowledge with visitors. The site also offers a gift shop and on-site café. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Edmonton fast, fun, and easy.
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  • Such beautiful exhibits.. I also like that you can walk around without an employee having to show you around and you're free to explore  more »
  • We visited this place on a Sunday morning, and were given a double discount (Senior and CAA; often one is not prompted to avail oneself of a second discount). We were told that a tour had just started...  more »
  • The Muttart Conservatory Pyramids is a fantastic place to have a birthday party scavenger hunt. The staff facilitates the scavenger hunt followed by a plant planting that the children take home. The b...  more »
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  • I've been to the Muttart Conservatory twice. Once for the regular exhibit, and once for the annual Light Walk that is held between November and January. Both times were enjoyable and it is nice to have such an attraction in the heart of this city. The pricing is a little steep, however there are discounts for students, free days throughout the year, etc. The area the conservatory is located is usually beautiful with plenty of garden paths, and trees. Recently, with the construction of the LRT Valley Line, a lot of that has been tainted. Definitely still worth visiting, though. Staff is very friendly and the cafe located inside serves great coffee, tea, and some specialty drinks.
  • I along with my family and friends recently went there. It was really awesome visit. Many tropical plants of the pyramid reminded me of the place where I grew. I was able to see many species of flowers, plants and get more information about them. My 2 yrs little girl also enjoyed the place a lot. She was enticed by those beautiful colourful flowers. She even seemed enjoying the tropical plants . Of course, we had lots of pictures taken oviously for Facebook posts 😉... We spent about 2 and half hour there which was great.
  • The four pyramids of the muttart conservatory are each a world of their own places. Three are the same year round and the last is the feature. When I went it was the Chinese New year exhibit. Beautiful plant life and a great restaurant. They have a gift shop but I didn't explore it today.
  • Wonderful place to relax and take in the plant life that surrounds you. Great food to be savoured as well. Check out the gift shop too.
  • A beautiful place to visit when you want to visit somewhere far away for cheap. There are 4 pyramids with different themes. Tropical, arid, temperate, and a show pyramid that changes throughout the year. The gift shop has neat gift ideas and Culina, the resident eatery, can make you a cappuccino or offer a glass of wine with your lunch.
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