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Huntsville Botanical Garden, Huntsville
(4.6/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Immerse yourself in the beauty of flowers, annual and perennial plants, and reconstructed ecosystems at Huntsville Botanical Garden. Covering 45 ha (112 acres), the center features a selection of themed gardens where you can see plants that range from Alabama natives to exotic species. The botanical garden is home to many birds, frogs, turtles, and other animals. One of the garden's main attractions is a large, open-air butterfly house. Many programs and facilities are aimed at kids, including a special garden that features different play areas and a splash pool. The garden has a restaurant as well as picnic areas. Most attractions are outdoors. By using our Huntsville vacation trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Huntsville Botanical Garden and other attractions in Huntsville.
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  • I go atleast once a year and it's so great. They have weddings which gives it a magical vibe. Perfect 
  • We visited on the day after arriving in Huntsville from the UK feeling very jet lagged. A really nice warm sunny garden walk was a good tonic. Saw lots of great birds and butterflies as well as very i...  more »
  • HBG has fun things for kids and adults; the highlight for us is the butterfly house. Our son also likes to watch the fish in the Japanese garden, and I like getting some good walking in as we make the...  more »
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  • Allow at least a couple of hours to enjoy the Garden. Self-guided. Year round botanical displays & educational programs. 👍👍 Garden Admission Fees Adults...... $12 Seniors (55+)...... $10 Military (with ID) / Student...... $10 Children 3 years- 18 years...... $8 2 years & under......FREE Sales tax will apply to all prices
  • Another great day at the Botanical Gardens! Today we had a delicious lunch at the garden caffe! They have a great assortment of sandwiches and even a gluten free sandwich bread!!! We will do this again, on a Wednesday an d hit the children's garden for Wacky Wednesday activities!
  • Really one the best botanical gardens I have visited! Large and varied garden displays with many unique presentations of the native and non-native plants. Very good for families and kids of all ages. Definitely worth a visit!
  • I have been to many botanical gardens and this by far has been one of my favorites. There is so much to see and do. It is also pet friendly. I highly recommend going here.
  • The garden is a great place to visit throughout the year. In the summer there's the butterfly house. In the winter they have a fantastic light display. Membership is definitely worth the money!