Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

2612 Lane Park Road
Birmingham AlabamaBirmingham Alabama 35223
Jefferson County Alabama

Birmingham Botanical Gardens is Alabama’s largest living museum with more than 12,000 different plants in its living collections. The Gardens’ 67.5 acres contains 25+ unique gardens, 30+ works of original outdoor sculpture and miles of serene paths.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Birmingham Botanical Gardens

The Gardens features the largest public horticulture library in the U.S., conservatories, a wildflower garden, two rose gardens, the Southern Living garden, and Japanese Gardens with a traditionally crafted tea house. Education programs run year round and over 10,000 school children enjoy free science-curriculum based field trips annually.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens, the most visited free attraction in Alabama, is open daily, offering free admission to more than 350,000 yearly visitors.


Birmingham Botanical Gardens Admission
Admission and parking are FREE.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open daily from dawn to dusk every day of the year.

The Garden Center
Open daily from 8 – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday and on most weekends.

The Garden Center is closed on city holidays.

Library at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Monday – Friday: 9 – 4 p.m.

Saturday: 10 – 4 p.m.

Sunday: 2 – 5 p.m.

          Leaf & Petal at The Gardens Gift Shop
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Sunday: 1 – 4 p.m.

          The Gardens Café by Kathy G.
Tuesday – Friday 11 – 2 p.m.

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