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Smith College Botanic Garden

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Address: 15 College Lane, Northampton, MA
Phone Number: 413-585-2740
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Activities: Hiking
Description: There are ten different garden types and a greenhouse in this Botanic...
There are ten different garden types and a greenhouse in this Botanic Garden.
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as the parent of a smith college new freshman i am so happy that the gardens are part of the campus. so unique and pretty!!! a must see

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Williamstown, Massachusetts
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Williamstown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

as the parent of a smith college new freshman i am so happy that the gardens are part of the campus. so unique and pretty!!! a must see

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Nice oasis on campus. Beautiful garden and greenhouse. Always worth a visit when you're on campus. We miss visiting it now that our daughter has graduated.

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Madison WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I love gardens of all kinds and this fee free little piece of land in the middle of Smith College is no exception. A small pond, complete with lilies and frogs is surrounded by beds of annuals and perennials, It is well kept and peaceful. Just enough to refresh and renew at any time. Attached to the garden is the... More 

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Hamilton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Always a beautiful place to stop while visiting my Smithie. The spring bulb show is a must see. Nice a warm on a chilly day. Makes you feel like it is summer all year round.

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Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We did a quick visit to the gardens. Parking was a little tight, but there were some meters within a 5 minute walk. The gardens are a bunch of green houses and outdoor displays. It kind of a do it yourself thing. But was a nice place to walk around for 1-1.5 hrs.

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West Suffield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Beautiful setting on a stunning campus. Parking can be difficult. The green houses are tastefully arranged with plants and flowers from many regions of the country. The flower shows are a "not to miss" event in Northampton.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I am a local and love to sit quietly in this incredible multi-room garden. It is beautiful and you can go from a warm and humid tropical room with plants and shrubs/tall as well that grow in that climate. I highly recommend this as a place to feel very relaxed and to see incredible plants and flowers.

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Grafton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The place is small, inexpensive and has plenty of exotic plants to see. There are many greenhouses there with all sorts of weird plants, as well as various plants growing in the adjacent campus quad There was a recommended 2 dollar donation it is easy to get to on the Smith College Campus

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

A must see, but don't wait until the last weekend, very crowded (long line), limited parking and many of the flowers are past their prime. Best to visit 1st week and weekdays.

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Brattleboro, Vermont, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Wonderful little greenhouse. Lots of variety. Outer gardens are lovely. Best during none event times i.e. Spring Flower show - it gets very crowded and a bit of a "cluster" when there are lots of people. During low tyrannic time nice place to sit and chill.

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Address: 15 College Lane, Northampton, MA
Phone Number: 413-585-2740
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Northampton

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