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Norfolk Botanical Garden

6700 Azalea Garden Rd, Norfolk, VA 23518-5337
+1 757-441-5830
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6700 Azalea Garden Rd, Norfolk, VA 23518-5337
+1 757-441-5830
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am impressed and so are the little cousins when they visit. The theme is seasonal so you see lights arranged in images relating to each season. Oh, there is a huge spider web that you drive under as well. Apples in baskets, sunflowers, tulips,...More

Thank ritamB7928FI
Reviewed 4 days ago

Norfolk Botanical Garden is fun for the whole family! Huge variety of vegetation in many beautiful areas. Largest rose garden on the East Coast, so beautiful! Fun area for kids to play and learn. Lots of paths for walking and a bike trail as well....More

Thank Beth J
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a nice place. Had a place for kids to run through water and an area just for them. This was the hotest day that we were there so not a good choice to get all hot and sweaty before boarding a plane. The...More

Thank 328Bella
Reviewed 5 days ago

Since Trip Advisor reviewers had put this at the top of the list of things to do while in the area, we decided to give it a go finally. We were not disappointed. Getting to it was easy, parking was abundant (it was a slow...More

Thank momtomitchell
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My brother, for my birthday, took me on a sunset kayak tour through the Norfolk Botanical Garden. Kayak Nature Tours. It was awesome! I recommend doing a tour with them. The tour guide was very knowledgeable with local plants, birds etc. Although this is the...More

Thank Florence W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the gardens with my family. The place is beautiful with a lovely walk and various areas to sit. We particularly enjoyed the rose garden

Thank gosportkev
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a perfect Mother's Day trip. The roses were delightfully planted with every imaginable colors.following the map we walked the grounds to different sections of the park, to European sculptures, Japanese gardens, and there are benches to sit and relax. There is a coffee...More

Thank 4historyandculture
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting the Norfolk Area, be sure to put the Norfolk Botanical Gardens on your list. Lived here all my life (78yrs) and never really put it on my screen. This year signed up for Tai Chi in the Gardens for 12 weeks/in...More

Thank MBearNorfolk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Norfolk Botanical Gardens is a great place to visit for not a lot of money. If you like Roses you will not believe the rose garden. Must be 20 acres of more. The place is 100's of acres with trails to all the sites....More

Thank JimK761
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I were here last year, but there is so much to see, we came back again. We still didn't see everything. Diverse plantings, stunning fountains. Acres of roses in bloom. Can't wait to come back, maybe in the fall?

Thank ljewell
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Response from rustyroohoo | Reviewed this property |
I don't understand??
IS there anything to see at the gardens the last week of november? commimg from pennsylvania
November 15, 2016|
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Response from NBGStaff | Property representative |
Absolutely! Our extensive camellia collection is beginning to bloom at that time and we have a number of beautiful winter gardens to explore including our Holly & Turner Sculpture Garden, Tropical Display House, Conifer... More