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Amarillo Botanical Gardens

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Address: 1400 Streit Dr, Amarillo, TX 79106-1731
Phone Number: 806-352-6513
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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We used the sat nav to find this place and it struggled so we were frazzled when we arrived. There was no one in the ticket booth and we were about to leave when someone came to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
186400Caroline
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used the sat nav to find this place and it struggled so we were frazzled when we arrived. There was no one in the ticket booth and we were about to leave when someone came to take the money. It is a really small garden but it is worth a visit and there are some very pretty flowers and... More 

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Thank 186400Caroline
Amarillo, Texas
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous and peaceful with many plants with descriptions you likely have never heard of. Especially, you must go through the Tropical Building, it is a wonder.

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Thank Robert G
Amarillo, Texas
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place to go for Christmas show , music , lights , happy people , a large selection of plants for the Amarillo area ,close to the discovery center

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Thank c5don
Arlington, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The owner of the gardens is incredibly nice and funny; you can really tell she cares about the gardens (which are absolutely beautiful). I definitely recommend visiting Ricky the tropical duck in the indoor area. He is a beautiful duck. I had such a great time here.

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Thank Rebecca G
Fort Worth, Texas
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Checked in here with my kids for an hour or so of relaxing on a hot summer day. The kids loved all of the secret nooks, trails, and resting areas built into the different gardens. The main grounds were well kept, even though some other areas were being developed. The price was right with kids under 12 free and adults... More 

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Keller, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We came here on a Monday morning, and it wasn't crowded at all. Beautiful gardens. Very friendly staff. It took us about an hour to walk the whole gardens. Great way to burn a little bit of time before heading to lunch.

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Amarillo, Texas
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Amarillo the gardens are always changing. You're always thinking of things to involve community and considering we live in a desert they've got a wonderful job and bringing different plant life. If you're taking kids make sure to amount of time for them to play some of that energy out of the playground between the botanical gardens and the discovery... More 

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1 Thank Debra D
Amarillo, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Great place for a wedding and/or reception. Lovely area! Plenty of parking. Amazing Christmas lights in December, too.

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Amarillo, Texas
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28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

From native plants, to plants that have adapted to our environment, the Botanical Gardens has created a wonderland of garden pathways to wander and enjoy. The Monarch Butterfly's annual migrations stop here the relax before continuing their journey. The plannting change with the seasons. Then enter the giant glass conservatory and enjoy a lush tropical rainforest. Gardeners are available to... More 

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Huntsville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I could absolutely live right there amongst all those plants! Took a lot of photos & oohed & aahed over each one. What a fantastic place to take in! This is a must see for plant lovers & gardeners!

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