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Missouri Botanical Garden

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Address: 4344 Shaw St, Saint Louis, MO 63110-2291
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The Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis was founded in 1859 by Henry...

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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took the train and saw a large view of the garden. Then we picked the parts of the garden we wanted to see.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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took the train and saw a large view of the garden. Then we picked the parts of the garden we wanted to see.

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Ozark, Missouri
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We came up for the zoo, but it was not letting people in so we decided to try here. Soooo glad we did! This place has 79 acres of beauty to roam. I highly recommend coming here

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Reccomend using the tram ($4) and then go back and revisit on foot areas of interest to you. Also their app tells you what is currently in bloom.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I are both in our twenties and were in STL to visit family. We decided to come visit the gardens as I had never been. It was gorgeous and there was so much to look at. We spent about 3 hours strolling around and checking out the blooms. It was definitely worth the $12 admission. My advice... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spring blooms galore! Nice stroll in the park, beautifully maintained gardens. The home is also open for tour, the docents were so knowledgeable and friendly a great addition to the park. Enough shade that even on a sunny warm day you can be shaded as you explore the park.

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The Missouri Botanical Gardens are a delight any time, especially in the spring and summer! There is a sense of serenity in walking through and appreciating the beautiful foliage and flowers! There really is something for everyone, from the great tram ride around the grounds to the children's area to explore!

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

you could spend a whole day here and not get bored. the geodesic dome green house was amazing and rival anything at the Eden project. the Japanese garden was beautiful and the azaleas were just coming out. In the woodland bit look out for tortoises

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Jacksonville, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We visited on a warm day but the gardens are so large that I could have stayed for three hours easily. Beautiful.

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My daughter and I visited the Botanical Gardens on a Saturday. It was extremely pretty and easy to navigate to. My only issue is that we wanted to see the butterfly house, but it was at a different location. The website was very misleading. Also the 2 restaurants there did not serve sweet tea and only had Pepsi products.

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Japanese garden is magnificent..pink and white dogwoods were spectacular...azaleas were in full bloom..so many things to see...loved it

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