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Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw St, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2291
+1 314-577-9400
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Great Gardens!

I love the MOBOT Gardens! This place is a sanctuary in the city. There is always something going on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Saint Louis, Missouri
Beautiful space, great for all ages!

My partner and I have been members for several years now and love solo, couples and group trips to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anne B
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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
+1 314-577-9400
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I love the MOBOT Gardens! This place is a sanctuary in the city. There is always something going on here. Summertime has a concert series. There is also the Chinese Lantern Festival and the Japanese Festival. Currently there is a desert exhibit that we were...More

Thank amyk19982017
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I have been members for several years now and love solo, couples and group trips to the gardens. It is stunning Year-round, and affordable. The cafe offers tasty food, too :)

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Delicious. Try the trout salad. You won't be disappointed. I've returned to the gardens 3 times just for this entree.

Thank n2quiltingorders
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I luv going here with my camera and taking pictures there is always something new to photograph and the staff is alway helpful on what's blooming and where

Thank Rodney L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Another St. Louis classic. There is always something to see here at any time of year. There is always something blooming, and the summer had festivals and special exhibits. They have lights now at Christmas that has been a must see also. If you are...More

Thank karenlou2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic garden to visit. Donated by Henry Shaw, this is a magnificent property that has an incredible variety of flowers and plants but it is the physical setting that impressed me most. Beautiful ponds, tranquil settings, well thought out beds of flowers,...More

Thank pebblebeach
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have a soft spot for botanical gardens. I have visited a large number throughout the US and Canada and Missouri Botanical Gardens(MOBOT) is by far one of my favorite. No matter what time of year a visiter comes, there is something to see and...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time at the botanical garden in July. The grounds are beautiful and there's also many indoor areas to get cool. We had a great time. Most exciting; we got to see the corpse flower right before it bloomed!!

Thank TravelbugMissouri
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We started out with lunch in the Sassafras Cafe. Yum! Casual stroll through the beautiful gardens was next. So beautiful! You don't feel like you are in the middle of St. Louis! We ended our trip in the gift shop where we made a couple...More

Thank r0bin49
Reviewed 6 days ago

FREE Admission, Great music, the one time you can bring in your own food and drink- as long as no glass is involved- is summertime Wednesday evenings at the Botanical Gardens. Come early or late, leave early or late. Bring blankets or chairs. Have a...More

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9 July 2017|
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Response from HunBabe | Reviewed this property |
We didn't see any during our visit but there is a tram tour that takes you around the gardens.
27 June 2017|
Response from Shari M | Reviewed this property |
The gardens remain open, but I would get there early. The music festival I attended a couple of years ago was very well attended and parking was scarce. They do have overflow parking at their research facility a couple of... More
27 June 2017|
Response from JMCSTL | Reviewed this property |
I can't, because I'm busy on Wednesday evenings. ;) But the MOBOT grounds typically remain open during special evening events. Not sure about the buildings. Call them to be sure.