If you appreciate the allure of green spaces, get ready to be wowed. The Atlanta Botanical Garden is an absolute wonder that’s full of surprises! Set among 30 acres of lush gardens and woodlands, the garden boasts over 400 species of plants, colorful seasonal displays, mesmerizing sculptures, and much more to explore. No wonder it’s become a favorite spot for locals and visitors alike. A great place also to visit.
Explore the lush, picturesque thirty acres of display gardens and woodlands adorned with various botanical varieties like roses, herbs, carnivorous plants, and more! Discover the Dorothy Chapman Fuqua Conservatory showcasing endangered tropical and desert flora, or marvel at the Children’s Garden – an interactive educational space centered around health & wellness. Lastly, bask in beauty all year round within the Fuqua Orchid Center, boasting a High Elevation Orchid House and Tropical Orchid House for your viewing pleasure!
But the Botanical Garden offers much more than just eye-catching scenery – it’s also a great way to learn! Through educational programs, special events, and interactive exhibits, the garden allows visitors to appreciate and understand all sorts of plants, from carnelian cherry trees to fishbone ferns. Kids will have a blast with special events like the Garden’s annual holiday lights show and Halloween-themed Family Night activities.
The garden also has an on-site glass-and-stone restaurant designed by Perkins + Will, which boasts more than 3,000 square feet of mesmerizing dining space with a seating capacity of around 250. This offers an array of delectable garden-inspired dishes in its main area and Quick Café for visitors on a tight schedule specializing in sandwiches, salads, soups, and desserts; Garden admission is compulsory to dine here. We welcome walk-ins yet advise reservations as this fabulous eatery caters to every appetite! More info here.
So come to the Atlanta Botanical Garden – you won’t be disappointed! Browse the colorful blooms, learn something new, or stroll through a tranquil oasis of beauty. With so much to offer, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.