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Address: 1061 Tyrone Road, Morgantown, WV 26508-7306
Phone Number: 304 376-2717
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Quiet, beautiful, amazing scenes. If you like to look at flowers, birds, trees and gardens, this is the place to see all. The supporters of these gardens have done a great job.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Masontown, West Virginia
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Masontown, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Quiet, beautiful, amazing scenes. If you like to look at flowers, birds, trees and gardens, this is the place to see all. The supporters of these gardens have done a great job.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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103 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice area. Lots of trails to choose from. If you add them to your facebook page, they have walks and events to teach you about the different plants, trees, and wildlife in the area.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We came in September 2015, the weather was fantastic and the morning breeze was refreshing! We came for a bird walk which was very informative and enjoyable. Later in the morning we attended an event that showcased local birds of prey that had been rescued. It. Was. Great. As an avid birder, I really enjoyed the live show and learning... More 

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Wheeling, West Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

My sister and I went to the Botanical Gardens in Morgantown. These gardens are in their infancy but the walk in the virgin forest was well worth the trip. The mature trees set the stage as you enter the gardens. The visitors center is almost complete and looks like it will be really nice. There is a 20 foot eagle... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

They have various events year round that are low or no cost. Beautiful gardens, interesting Red Tailed Hawk structured art piece by a local artist that blends in beautifully with the landscape, and summer camps for kids- This is a great family destination near Morgantown and Cheat Lake.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

I stopped by the Botanic Garden for a walk with my 10 month old. During my visit there was a lot of construction going on due to the addition of what appears to be a new visitor center. Because of the construction the lower parking lot was closed, leaving us to park in the upper lot. There is a short... More 

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Enola, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

I visited here last weekend to go on a short hike. There are a fair amount of trails that are well maintained and it appears that they are making more improvements (like building a visitors center). It is so peaceful here and I can't wait until it gets even warmer so I can come here more often. All in all,... More 

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Fairmont, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

This is a wonderful place to wander and explore. It's private when you get down into the gardens which makes the experience there very peaceful and relaxing.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

This garden is great for a relaxing walk to take in nature. Best done in the warmer months. There is construction going on to make 2016 even a better experience.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

The West Virginia Botanic Garden is a hidden gem tucked unassumingly off of Tyrone Road in the Cheat Lake end of town. There are several trail options taking you on short hikes through the area. My son, a birder, loves to come here early in the mornings to see lots of birds. We've attended a few of the guided walk... More 

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