Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, Buffalo

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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.
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Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Reviews
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  • October 1, 2017
    The newly remodeld and updated gardens are amazing. The displays, flowers, plants and statuary are beautifully maintained. They are now even holding events. I haven't been there for many years and I'm...  more »
  • September 28, 2017
    We try to visit the Botanical Gardens in Buffalo at least once a year and this year was no exception. They have some wonderful special exhibits throughout the seasons and this is the first time we vis...  more »
  • September 23, 2017
    I have been to the National Botanical Gardens in DC. They pale in comparison to our gardens in Buffalo. The staff is wonderful and all the recent new additions are breathtaking. Any one looking for a ...  more »
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  • June 26, 2017
    Such a beautiful place. The sounds. The smells. The plants. The trees. The water. The peace. Truly a great we are lucky to call our own.
  • June 16, 2017
    Update*** 8 months ago I was Disappointed with the renovations, it detracted from the beauty within that was demonstrated in the past. Now the renovations were worthwhile. The gardens are outstanding. Wonderful memories shared here.
  • June 20, 2017
    It's a fantastic place with a nice collection of material. Go on the weekends and save yourself the drive from work if you want to fully experience/appreciate the venue because they close quite early on weekdays.
  • June 24, 2017
    I love the park. Especially in the evening. Its a nice quiet place. Bring a blanket, book and some food and you are set
  • July 5, 2017
    Awesome green house with all sorts of plant life. There is a nice park/ golf course there too.

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