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Address: 641 Struthers Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone Number: 970 245 3288
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A delight garden to refresh and take a colorful walk along Western Colorado's offerings of color and variety of plants and vines. Many native plants and always some color to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

A delight garden to refresh and take a colorful walk along Western Colorado's offerings of color and variety of plants and vines. Many native plants and always some color to brighten the day. Close to County Fair grounds and activities throughout the year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Real cool, the trail with tropical and food-related plants inside the well developed greenhouse, nice layout along path outside, pond-side and cool local artifacts in the evolving display. Nice butterfly pavilion and friendly special needs docents really shows the compassion of the folks running this must see attraction.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

My Experience was not perfect. It may not be the best place for a concert, if you are not looking for perfection in any sense. There is a nice walk and you can look at stuff at the Gardens........But a place to put on a concert it is ok....there was barely room for the 100 people. The sun was in... More 

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Conifer, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We attended a concert in the gardens and enjoyed the experience. There is a nice gift shop and the gardens make a nice concert venue. Easy parking and casual atmosphere.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

The staff was most pleasurable. The two indoor spaces were kept up nicely and were a nice sight to see. The outdoor area needs lots of attention with half of the lights falling down, not many plants marked and weeds growth everywhere. I was a little disappointed after I had read the previous postings and actually had received a recommendation... More 

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Englewood, Colorado
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32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is a nice, but small garden. They have a small butterfly pavilion. For such a small garden there is a good variety of plants and the little walkways and garden art are well laid out. A few more volunteers for maintenance might help. But worth a quick stop

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Powell, Wyoming, Usa
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

For a small Botanical Gardens this one gives it a GO! I Love the Butterfly Garden Room and as another reviewer stated they have a very nice cactus exhibit outside. The location is vey accessible along the Colorado river. the first Friday of the month is "Buck Day" were entrance fee is only a dollar.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Nice place to take the kids to. Every time I go, there is something new they have added. I love the little gift shop there for unusual gifts. Kids liked walking thru it . It isn't real big but the area around it for walking paths are great. We brought our lunch there and had it after going thru the... More 

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GJ
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29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Established botanical gardens in a nice location near the Colorado River. Good display of plants plus a butterfly area. Can explore the outside on asphalt paths which would provide access to handicap. Reasonably priced admission with a gift shop to explore lots of local handiworks and publications. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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21 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

They have a butterfly garden, and indoor plant house and other plant gardens outside. But the BEST by far is the cactus garden. It probably is the best I have every visited. Well cared for, great variety and just a joy to explore. Also there are nice walking trails right there ins the James Rob River Trail is right next... More 

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