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Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw St, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2291
+1 314-577-5100
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Year Round Garden

Missouri Botanical Gardens is beautiful at any time of the year. During the year they put on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Aimee G
A must go for visitors

We have been members of the garden for years. It is beautiful all year. Go slow. See everything... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Saint Louis, Missouri
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The Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis was founded in 1859 by Henry Shaw. Today, the Garden is a National Historic Landmark and a center for science, conservation, education and horticultural display - widely considered one of the top three botanical gardens in the world. It features 79 acres of horticultural displays, including indoor conservatories and demonstration, formal and international gardens.
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4344 Shaw St, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2291
+1 314-577-5100
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Missouri Botanical Gardens is beautiful at any time of the year. During the year they put on special festivals and flower exhibits. My favorites are the Orchid Show in February, Best of Missouri Market and the Garden Glow during the Christmas holiday. I love visiting...More

Thank Aimee G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been members of the garden for years. It is beautiful all year. Go slow. See everything. Take the path less traveled and find hidden gems. Ask questions. Have Sunday brunch in the spring and summer over looking the reflecting pools near the Climatron....More

Thank RogandNette
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have a membership to the Mo Botanical Gardens. We go to many of the events that they have. Always wonderful events. Visits to the garden are pleasant even when there are no special events.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been a member of the Garden for many years, and I walk there about twice a month. I love to see the seasons change there, and I never tire of the beauty. I have been to botanical gardens in other American cities, and...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughters and I love to visit the Botanical Gardens at all times of the year. We go every spring to see the tulips in bloom. Every winter for the holiday lights and we also go on special events, like Halloween the Japanese Festival, etc....More

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 2 days ago

The garden glow in the winter is so awesome to see. It is really pretty with all the lights. But the botanical gardens is a great place to spend some quiet time and to get ideas for home gardens any time of the year. Plus...More

Thank 973nancyr
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Everything was good with the exception of the Shaw house. One of the staff members was incredible rude to us and the people behind us.

Thank tstl73
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take the tram ride to check out where you want to go on your trip. So much natural beauty to see as well as the art. Kids to oldsters will love it.

Thank Edward O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Member of the garden, the GG is not to be missed. The garden is worth visiting almost any time of year. This is a major research institution, as well. Don't miss the gift shop, and the cafe is really quite good for lunch. Or, if...More

Thank clvier1
Reviewed 3 days ago

a world class asset to Saint Louis. free parking, plants and flowers that would take a life time to see elsewhere.

Thank ParkPhil
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Jason C
7 October 2017|
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Response from JeepCub | Reviewed this property |
Unless you are a botanist, a morning or an afternoon is enough to see the highlights. Otherwise you could spend a lifetime. :)
18 August 2017|
Response from JMCSTL | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The Children's Garden is located in the approx. middle of the property, so you have to pass through the main ticketing entry to get there. Check the Drury Hotels website for a $1 discount admission offer; staying at... More
Bruce K
1 August 2017|
Response from Jerome M | Reviewed this property |
The Botanical Gardens are less than a half hour away from Bush Stadium. If you like flowers and horticultural things, this is a place for you to visit. If not, don't.