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Missouri Botanical Garden

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Missouri Botanical Garden Admission Ticket
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“lantern festival”(198 reviews)
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...more
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4344 Shaw St, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2291
+1 314-577-5100
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The last time there some construction was being done, plants had been moved into the Gardenia House. However if it’s open the winter blooming season in that little brick building is heavenly. The Climatron & tropical building are quite warm for a chilly day. There’s...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lizzy4848
Reviewed yesterday

We went for their Glow Walk Christmas lights festival. It's huge, and beautiful. Well worth the trip. Lots of lights. Beautifully decorated buildings, hot chocolate and smores, and carolers. You definitely need reservations, and go early because the parking is horrible and you have to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janetlynn13
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A totally wonderful event to attend for the holiday season! We loved that at the entrance we could purchase hot drinks to carry through in the cold evening. The light display is spectacular and so enjoyable to get you into the spirit!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank L R
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did our annual visit to the Gardenland Express exhibit. As always it was so beautifully done. It is a magically place of lush plants and model trains.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lorin G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has got to be one of the best if not best gardens in the USA I have ever seen. There is so much there to see, and it is up to date and well maintained, really beautiful flowers and other plants. Neat place to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MiissouriMan1001
Reviewed 1 week ago

we started attending the whittaker jazz festivals years ago and have a paid membership due to that. the year round beauty of this garden is exceptional.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens are beautiful and well maintained. At certain times of the year the gardens are themed There an enterance fee, but if I remember correctly it was less than $20.00. All the information you need is on there website. A visit is well worth...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gina r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always something to do with great events, festivals and beautiful scenery! Great classes. restaurant and gift shop on-site. No matter the season or the reason, this place is a STL "gem"!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a true city gem. I've been both the daytime exhibits and recently attended the walk Glow. The place really does a great job making it fun for the whole family. They are creative and there is always something new to look at. Any...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adriana M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to finally see a corpse flower inflorescence. Visited to during the day, when it was not crowded and also not too smelly. Very interesting specimen. Visited a few other exhibits during day, and everything was well maintained and beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dumprequiringahandle
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8 October 2018|
Response from JMCSTL | Reviewed this property |
The answer is reflected in this excerpt from the MOBOT Best of Missouri Market web page Vendor Information ... "The Best of Missouri Market strikes a balance in product selections between food vendors and artisans, achieving... More
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21 July 2018|
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Response from seasiober | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is wheelchair accessible for the most part. There’s a tram that gives the tour don’t think that’s accessible. But at the entryway there’s an elevator to come up to the first floor and lots of ramps throughout... More
5 July 2018|
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Response from Jay J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I'd call the place and they can tell you.