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Huntsville Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Galaxy of Lights

Beautiful display of lights for young and old! Tip: We went on 12/26 and saved $5 on admission and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Florence, Alabama
Great for corporate events!

The location is private and secure. There is an ambiance that makes it memorable and classy. Food... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Huntsville, United States
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The Huntsville Botanical Garden is open year-round and boasts a picture perfect aquatic garden, a spectacular wildflower and nature trail and numerous specialty gardens and plant collections. The Children’s Garden and Nature Center contain the...more
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4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3390
+1 256-830-4447
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Reviewed yesterday

It is a beautiful place but not a lot to see in January. It was cold weather. It was a nice walk and we were able to get in our 10,000 steps in.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Reesa D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very pretty place to visit and the butterfly pavilion was my favorite. But overall I was not impressed. The admission price was entirely too expensive for what was there. It legitimately felt like a ripoff.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank N7Commander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful display of lights for young and old! Tip: We went on 12/26 and saved $5 on admission and there was no line at 5:00 PM

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank desdemama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So my family and I decided to go to the Galaxy of lights in Huntsville this year. We have been to similar light displays in Spanaway WA and Bristol VA. I have to say I was very disappointed. It felt like a sales pitch. Just...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jason b
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The location is private and secure. There is an ambiance that makes it memorable and classy. Food and service are commendable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank abbottsabio
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is a beautiful garden and it has something for everyone. The volunteer force is amazing as is the leadership.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kristina r
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Visited here in September 2018 when they were getting ready for fall. They also had a mythical creatures feature at that time. Very nice place, but it was still really hot, so be sure to drink plenty of water! They have water fountains all around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank molliew452
Reviewed 27 November 2018

not only was the flora amazing but the air smelled fresh and clear and the sculptures wer divine. I highly recommend. Wish I lived close enough for this to be an evening stroll a few times a week.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C0mmDude
Reviewed 13 November 2018

The Garden only offers a limited number of walking nights before the drive-thru starts for the Galaxy of Lights Holiday light display. Advance tickets must be ordered online to attend the walking events. Online I spotted that alternate bike and running nights are planned in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank L0vetotravelgal
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and they always have seasonal events going on. I love the butterfly sanctuary. If you live in the area it’s such a deal for a year membership.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lacey S
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Robin J
11 August 2018|
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Response from 683marye | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is cart rental, but believe thete is a conract us area on the website where you can ask. The staff is incredibly helpful and I am sure will get back to you quickly.
27 June 2018|
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Response from Joan P | Reviewed this property |
This is from the Huntsville Botanical Garden website: "Visitors who wish to bring their own food and beverages can enjoy a picnic in the Garden. There are tables located at various places in the Garden. If you would like to... More