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San Antonio Botanical Garden

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A wide range of plants from Texas and around the world spread out over 33 acres.
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555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209-6631
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a unique botanical garden. The architecture is inviting and provides niches of various types of plant life. There is also a rather large area for families and children to explore and delight in playful spaces outdoors. There are several tranquil spots amidst meandering...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was excited to see this place and check out the Lego creatures. I was disappointed. It is a big place. The map was not user friendly and had very little writing to guide you. The Lego creatures were far apart and too little of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kferrell1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my wife and son and we all enjoyed touring the entire garden. Overall it looked clean neat and well maintained. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank silvanam769
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very impressed by the garden and especially by the Lego exhibit and the other attractions for children

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gshore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An easy place to walk around for all ages. Nice gardens and fun for younger kids. Interesting selection of plants and architecture.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JonDkinn
Reviewed November 30, 2018

My husband and I visited the San Antonio Botanical Gardens in San Antonio, Texas, on Thursday morning, November 15, 2018. The gardens were not in full bloom because of the season and cold weather at the time. But there were still beautiful gardens and landscapes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2018

My wife & I have visited botanical gardens throughout the world. The San Antonio Botanical Garden is one of our top 5. As one other reviewer mentions, it starts out a little unimpressive but when you get into the gardens they open up & there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Baja001
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Visited in early November - the grounds here are beautiful! Would love to go back when the rose garden is in full bloom! Bring your walking shoes - there is plenty to see here!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tazmaniandvl
Reviewed November 12, 2018

The first handful of areas we toured were unimpressive to say the least but did have a lot of really neat areas of children (and there were several field trips there). when we got farther in to the gardens an climbed to the top of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank spike9090
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

These gardens were well worth the visit. They had a lot to see. The gardens are well laid out. Were comfortable shoes. Take your time and enjoy the beauty.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dloupe
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Diane W
April 15, 2018|
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Response from johnniedetx | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have a restaurant there. It is called Rosella's in the Garden and getting great ratings! They have a full coffee bar and breakfast in morning, sandwiches, crepes and burgers for lunch. And I believe they also... More
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Ed S
June 17, 2017|
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Response from ZinnHouston | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% sure 10-20 dollars--check the web page. 12 for adults; 9 for kids
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Ed S
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Response from jimspahn | Reviewed this property |
If you are a member of another arboretum or garden, they have reciprocity. I have a Denver Botanic Gardens membership and it was free admission here.
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