Covering more than 12 hectares (30 acres), Atlanta Botanical Garden offers the chance to walk among a large collection of rare plants. The garden complex splits up into multiple smaller exhibits, including a Japanese garden, a rainforest section, and a desert. View the most diverse orchid collection in the country, kept healthy by a special climate-control system that mimics the flower’s natural environment. Explore a forest from an elevated pathway 12 m (40 ft) high on the special 180 m (600 ft) long Canopy Walk. The entire complex is mostly outdoors, so dress appropriately. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Atlanta Botanical Garden and many more Atlanta attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Atlanta online vacation planner .
Atlanta Botanical Garden Reviews
Our son had his wedding at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. It was amazing, the setting was beautiful, the food was fantastic and the garden personnel made us feel like the garden was there only for our... more »
Wonderful as the first visit to the gardens. The orchid show was open and it is amazing the number of varieties. more »
Beautiful botanical garden, lovely layout and design. The greenhouses are very impressive, with a phenomenal collection of interesting orchids and other tropical plants. I did find the areas of manicured gardens to be slightly more limited than other gardens I've visited, though one area was closed for a private event, so that may have influenced my impression. Overall, a lovely garden to visit.
Beautiful! My kids love to visit. Very child friendly and great children's garden. Fun play fountain during the summer. Just be aware that they are Very strict about you bringing in food. Also, the food they serve is good but expensive.
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