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Bellevue Botanical Garden

12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA 98005-3522
+1 425-452-2750
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Tidy, abundant flower beds; short woodland walk; free, all ages

This gem is staffed by many dedicated volunteers, so the various types of gardens displayed... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Suzanne P
Seattle, Washington
Beautiful garden

I visited this garden years ago during Christmas time for their holiday lighting but never saw it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA 98005-3522
+1 425-452-2750
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This gem is staffed by many dedicated volunteers, so the various types of gardens displayed (perennial border, japanese etc) are always tidy. Many plants are labeled, and there is a scannable code for more info. It's a reliable, gorgeous walk (of .1 to 1.5 miles)....More

Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited this garden years ago during Christmas time for their holiday lighting but never saw it during day time. This garden has free entrance on Mother's Day and my daughter took me there half hour after gate open. Rhododendron and iris were blooming. So...More

Thank tanje1
Reviewed 3 days ago

The best time to visit this garden is during the annual festival of lights, in which it's hung with an awe-inspiring number of lights. (Seriously, I don't know how many they are, but it's ~*amazing*~.) During the rest of the year, though, it's pretty awesome,...More

Thank Julia N
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've always enjoyed walking through the garden lights during the Holiday season. It seems to get better every year as they change things up a bit. All the people I"ve gone with have been really impressed when seeing it for the first time.

Thank wes336
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful place to take a walk, photograph nature, or find a hidden bench to read a book. Great year round

Thank Ngina S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's very beautiful and family friendly place. Play ground near by is great for kids. Bunch of educational poster in the trail. Love it!

Thank richcolor
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting in mid May 2017. It was late spring, and the flowers were all blooming. It is one of the best attraction in Seattle.

Thank Erwin E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful botanical garden in Bellevue -- free admission. Lovely walks among typical Pacific Northwest foliage -- in the spring, tulips, daffodils, etc. A cool suspended bridge over a ravine. Well maintained garden donated by a charitable couple. They visited Japan and the garden includes a...More

Thank Lea H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the Botanical Gardens in the spring is definitely one of the better times to visit with so many things in bloom. It's really close to downtown Bellevue and easy to find.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful place for walks close to the city centre. If you need to forget about everyday problems just go and enjoy the view.

Thank ViragM_6722
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Is this garden series stroller friendly? Like for a jogging stroller?
26 February 2016|
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Response from geraldhover | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes indeed.