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Centennial Botanical Conservatory

#8 of 65 things to do in Thunder Bay Features Animals
1601 Dease Street West | West Off Balmoral Avenue, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7C 5H4, Canada
+1 807-622-7036
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Beautiful gardens and free!

Lovely gardens and very nice staff. Worth a visit, if you're interested in plants. Interestingly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SAO62
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Duluth, Minnesota
A very nice, little Botanical Conservatory.

The Centennial Botanical Conservatory is a small but high quality Botanical garden. At the time... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MarkR777
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Mississauga, ON
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1601 Dease Street West | West Off Balmoral Avenue, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7C 5H4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely gardens and very nice staff. Worth a visit, if you're interested in plants. Interestingly, they have quite a few tropical species.

Thank SAO62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Centennial Botanical Conservatory is a small but high quality Botanical garden. At the time of our visit (July 1, 2017) several of the exhibits were closed for renovations. Although the exhibit is small, it contains quite a variety of plants which have been designed...More

Thank MarkR777
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We took a right turn instead of a left on the walking trails and found the Conservatory open on Victoria Day! What a Bonus to our outing. It isn't that big but it was such an awesome experience. Everything was well cared for. You can...More

Thank Patsy S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Beautifully maintained...healthy vegetation...plants were well identified....seating was strategically placed to maximize viewing experience....authentic tropical experience.

1  Thank beview2016
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Nice to see some vegetation in the dead of winter in athunder Bay. The building is in dire need of some loving care but inside there are lemon trees, orange trees and birds of paradise blooming. It either needs a longer walking path and/or a...More

Thank Trueluck168
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Take a walk amongst the luscious trees, inhale the oxygen, sit a while, relax, meditate. Especially divine when the Lemon Tree blossoms - their scent in intoxicating.

3  Thank bellabeanie2017
Reviewed 23 January 2017

All the tropical plants, great humidity, warm temperatures... best place to read a book on a cold winter day!

4  Thank ianarts
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Packed a picnic on a cold January day and enjoyed the flowers and plants... limes, lemons even figs! Nice ambiance, good company, lovely couple of hours. I was surprised at how many people popped in.

3  Thank Pmoore1st
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My family brought me here this past week on my yearly visit to Thunder Bay. I loved every second of this conservatory. With the weather being so awful it was calming and refreshing to view such beauty! I almost forgot I was inside. Staff was...More

2  Thank sweetaspie36
Reviewed 8 January 2017

the plants in bloom are always changing and it's always a new place to visit. Great to sit with your lunch in a quiet place or just meditate.

2  Thank Sharon S
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