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San Antonio Botanical Garden

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Address: 555 Funston, San Antonio, TX 78209
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+1 210-207-3250
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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A wide range of plants from Texas and around the world spread out over 33...

A wide range of plants from Texas and around the world spread out over 33 acres.

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I felt like alice in wonderland

There was so much history and natural log homes in this garden. it was much more than i expected. The huge chairs and tables on display in one area reminded me of Alice in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Perdita F
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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

There was so much history and natural log homes in this garden. it was much more than i expected. The huge chairs and tables on display in one area reminded me of Alice in Wonderland. Well worth the visit.

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I love botanical gardens and this one ones not disappoint. A lot of the flora wasn't even in bloom and it was still a great place. You truly get a feel for what grows well in Texas!

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Staunton, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting and well presented concept for displaying the broad spectrum of plants from the region. The gardens and buildings are intriguing BUT winter is not the time to visit unless you want the place to yourself. Many plants had been cut back, little to nothing in bloom, but the exhibition houses for cacti, palm and succulents... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my husband and adult daughter. When we began to explore- there was not much color. The workers were busy planting pansies. They were teasing me about how we shouldn't have come here at this time of year. As we began to walk around - we found tangerine trees with edible fruit. My husband loved this. The green... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son married in the gardens. It's a beautiful venue for a wedding. We hosted the reception in the carriage house. Perfect setting. Perfect day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is TRULY gorgeous! Anywhere you walk you see beautiful plants and trees. The staff is very friendly its a win win! You MUST come see this place its beautiful and enjoyable for all ages.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped at the Botanical Garden on the way to the airport one sunny day when we only had a little less than an hour (I wish we had closer to 2+ hours). The entrance fee was $8 which was very reasonable, and the grounds were in very good shape (minus some of the construction that I assume was expanding... More 

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West Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't feel like I can give this a truly fair review since we saw it in December and I'm sure it is truly lovely in better weather. They have a nice gift shop and a little restaurant .& plenty of parking. The entry fee of 8.00 is very reasonable. I will say that we enjoyed the quiet and a... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With plenty of diversity the garden has it all, a must-see for any botany geek or peaceful seeker. As a native of San Antonio I visit it frequently, I always feel like I leave the city. Take your time, you will learn a lot about the local plants, bring plenty of water (for those who fear heat prefer spring or... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I absolutely love this place! You can go for a leisure walk on the grounds and see so many beautiful and unusual plants. The rose garden and lake is especially my favorite. After your walk there is a cute shop with some unusual gifts. Also Anne Marie's Carriage House Bistro is a wonderful place to eat. The staff there are... More 

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