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Linnaeus Teaching Gardens

2435 S. Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74114
918 746-5125
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Ranked #10 of 53 Attractions in Tulsa
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
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Type: Gardens, Outdoors
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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Green Country
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We take small school groups here to explore. The garden has an edible section, greenhouse, clean restroom, healthy koi, waterfalls, meditation garden, herbs, and grows new varieties every year. It is rarely busy and always a peaceful, educational experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Other reviews piqued my interest so off I went to see it. An amazing amount of plants in very limited space, creatively arranged. Especially enjoyed the vegetable plantings and fragrant herb garden. Any gardener or lover of plants will come away with ideas of how to incorporate plants into their living spaces. My visit on a lovely fall day, was... More 

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Oklahoma
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I had not been to the Linnaeus Garden in a few years and went recently. Loved it! The volunteers (totally run by volunteers and contributions) were friendly and helpful, the plantings really nice and the waterfalls and koi were lovely. Great for a quick trip, because it's small, you can do this in less than an hour.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Such a beautiful place with knowledgable gardeners on hand that assist you I with your questions. Everytime I visit I have just a bit more courage to do my own gardening, whether it be shrubs and trees, vegetables or flowers. A gem.

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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253 reviews 253 reviews
100 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We always love going here. They have done a fantastic job of planting and caring for all the things here to look at. If you are in Tulsa I would suggest going here and walking around. IT is beautiful and the staff is very friendly and helpful explaining things.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The gardens are well worth a visit. There is great signage and it it very pleasant walking through the gardens and seeing and the different kinds of plants and foliage. Very educational.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The staff here is great and the surroundings are perfect for a picnic. There's so many different displays and the volunteers are very knowledgeable. Fun to check out the Tulsa Garden Center mansion and also the gift shop when you're in the area.

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The Colony, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Had some free time and visited gardens. Pretty large complex with a variety of environments. I was surprised with the number of flowering plants they had considering that it was mid-August. Several families were picnicking, enjoying the large park. It is free. Plan on 3-4 hours, bring water, and wear comfortable shoes.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I have lived in tulsa my whole life and didn't know this was here. I actually went for a college project and wish I Harlow about this years ago. Its so peaceful, beautiful and calming!

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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360 reviews 360 reviews
166 attraction reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My wife and I, and two of our grandchildren, visited the Gardens on a Saturday. This is a great place to take pictures and learn from the knowledgeable staff. I recommend coupling a visit here with the Rose Garden and the greenhouse behind the Tulsa Historical Society mansion.

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