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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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A must see when in Northampton

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
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West Suffield, Connecticut
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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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Watertown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Cute small garden. The greenhouse was closed when we went, but it looked nice when we peeked inside.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

this small but lovely garden is still in the process of being redesigned. However, the border gardens, pond, and rock gardens are lovely

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

A beautiful place to visit. It's free and shows off the floral displays of the season. The spring bulb show is not to be missed!

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We stumbled upon this gem on a recent visit to Northampton. We had a beautiful relaxing time as we strolled through this stunning botanical garden. They had greenhouses filled with exotic plantlife. I only wish I had thought to bring my camera, but I will be back as it is definitely worth a second trip!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Its a nice little collection of outdoor gardens, greenhouses, etc. on Smith College campus. You don't need to be a student to go and have a looksey. There's a wide variety of plants. Go and take a stroll!

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

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