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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

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Best garden in Virginia

I get a yearly membership pass to this botanical garden every year as a gift from my daughters... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
charleenchambers22
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Richmond, Virginia
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Beautiful and Fun!

We go at least k ced a year to see the beautiful flowers, amazing rose gardens and the butterflies... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah W
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With something for all ages and interests, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is a place to learn about plants, to marvel at nature, to relax in a beautiful setting, to take gardening classes, or to have a wedding or a business meeting. A wide variety of...more
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1800 Lakeside Ave, Richmond, VA 23228-4700
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I get a yearly membership pass to this botanical garden every year as a gift from my daughters. This is the best gift ever as it is used all year. I love to go to the garden in December for the Christmas lights and decorations,...More

Thank charleenchambers22
LewisGinter, Public Relations Manager at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Charleen, Thank you for taking the time to write such a thoughtful review. We appreciate how much you enjoy your time here. How wonderful to get a Membership as a yearly gift from your daughters! Thank you for supporting us with your membership.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We go at least k ced a year to see the beautiful flowers, amazing rose gardens and the butterflies. Fantastic for families, couples or just a quiet stroll. There are also beautiful photo shoot locations that are great for engagement, family or senior portraits.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great place! Wonderful diversity of plants. Beautiful gardens and walkways. The butterfly greenhouse is a special place with all kinds of exotic butterflies flying around.

Thank jeffreyrh2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my brother and our spouses. Very peaceful with plenty to see and nice walks around the grounds. Enjoyed the butterfly house.

Thank Chris P
LewisGinter, Public Relations Manager at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago
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So glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens. Inspiration for new landscape project with lots of perennial s and grind covers! Great lunch at the Robin's Nest,too!

Thank diane m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the origami was amazing and it is worth the wait in the wintertime to see the light show. we are members and take family here all the time

Thank lwenzell
LewisGinter, Public Relations Manager at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, and thank you for supporting our Garden with your family membership.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest. My family wanted to go here and I was thinking to myself. I dont want to go look at no stupid flowers but being the good husband I am. I didnt gripe and loaded everybody up and went for the day. This...More

Thank Monzsterman
LewisGinter, Public Relations Manager at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This is our favorite review of the month! We love your honesty and all the details you included. It really makes our day to hear how much you and your family enjoyed your visit here. We can't wait for you to visit again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on Labor Day and the admission was free, can't beat that. The grounds are well kept and everything was beautiful. Free water throughout the gardens was nice as well.

Thank 11Limited
LewisGinter, Public Relations Manager at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We glad you were able to make it! Thanks for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is sprawling! I couldn't believe how big it is and I was able to get some serious walking in. Whatever your tastes in foliage, they have it here. I arrived early, just after eight am opening. There were few people around and I...More

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LewisGinter, Public Relations Manager at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mary, Thank you for taking the time to write such a thoughtful review. We can't wait for you to come back (with your camera).

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful place to visit for all members of your family. Also, a delightful restaurant for a delicious lunch with family or friends. It is such a beautiful way to spend day. They offer many things, a gorgeous place for weddings, celebration of ones life,

Thank PEGGY B
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Maribeth A
June 16, 2018|
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Response from RROBERTSII | Reviewed this property |
Richmond is blessed with a lot of great restaurants and is rapidly becoming a “foodie” destination so Answer is resounding yes.
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Sunshine0214
April 24, 2018|
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Response from LewisGinter | Property representative |
Yes, We have a wide selection of peonies, both herbatious and tree peonies. In fact, we have 85 different types of peonies. We hope you have a chance to see them during their peak bloom time, early spring.
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