Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, Buffalo

(280+ reviews on the web)
Garden
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens is thriving! Today, nearly 100,000 people annually visit the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens to enjoy the amazing architecture, and the indoor and outdoor garden sanctuaries. It is a gathering place where visitors can find peace and harmony and enjoy the simple power of the natural world. Some visitors also see it as a place for spiritual healing, meditation and reflection.

The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Society’s mission is dedicated to advancing appreciation for and knowledge of plant life and its connection to people and cultures through its documented living plant collection, historic conservatory, education, research and exhibits.

Its’ vision is to move toward a future where the lives of people of all ages are enriched by living plants of all kinds, and they are committed to sustaining the wonders of Earth’s natural systems to ensure diverse plant life for future generations.
By using our Buffalo trip itinerary builder, you can arrange your visit to Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens and other attractions in Buffalo.
Source
Create a full Buffalo itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Buffalo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Buffalo by other users

4 days in Buffalo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Buffalo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Buffalo BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in United States SEE PLAN May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Buffalo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States SEE PLAN April, kids, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Buffalo & Chicago BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Buffalo BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in East Coast of USA BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Buffalo & Maine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • this is a great place to see many varieties of flowers. there is always something new to enjoy. The winter light show is always good.  more »
  • We spent about an hour !! Beautiful Plants & Flowers !! Hopefully will get back again in the summer to see the outdoor gardens  more »
  • We visited the Buffalo Botanical Gardens during their Orchid Show weekend and while we enjoyed seeing all the Orchids they exhibited we also really enjoyed the rest of what the gardens had to offer, f...  more »
Google
  • I've been going here my whole life, and its improved so much over the years! I recommend everyone to go to the Lumagination event! Last time I went I waited an hour in line just to get in, but it was very worth it. I was able to capture amazing photos and that's just on my phone! The park is kept up beautifully even though its usually a busy place. My recommendation is to make sure you park in the lot, my mothers car got broken into a couple years ago, and she talked to the staff who said to park there because they have cameras on the lot.
  • This will defiantly be a place that I return to. The self-guided tour was incredible, and sometimes they event offer a self-guided audio tour. The Cactus, flora and other plants were beautiful. I went with family and even the surrounding grounds were to die for. A must go to!
  • We went with the Botanical Gardens for our wedding and really enjoyed it! We worked mostly with Christina, the events director, and she was always quick to respond to our emails and full of ideas on different things we could do within the space. The gardens themselves were beautiful, and the outside ceremony we wanted came out spectacularly. Because it was a greenhouse it was a little warm inside for the reception, but the spaces looked beautiful and the guests all commented on how they had never been to a prettier venue. Overall, the Botanical Gardens is a beautiful setting and they are easy to work with. We recommend them to anyone looking for a great garden location!
  • If you love plants and flowers, go for it. Right now they remodel. We like to go there and bring some snack and sit down and enjoy the beauty. For my taste, the admissions are a littel bit too much... don't forget to walk around the nice pond.
  • This is an awesome place to go in Buffalo. There are a variety of different events and activities. David Clark's horticulture classes are outstanding!