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“Fabulous wedding venue”

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Ranked #9 of 326 things to do in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, Texas, is dedicated to inspiring the conservation of native plants. Located a quick but quiet ten miles from downtown, we are a botanical garden open to the public year-round and have become a favored venue for everything from conservation-focused conventions to beautiful weddings. We carry out our mission to inspire the conservation and application of native plants through our gardens, campus, research, education and outreach programs. In doing so, we improve water quality, provide habitat for wildlife and enhance human health and happiness. Visit, learn and make a better world with us. The Wildflower Center was founded by Lady Bird Johnson and Helen Hayes in 1982 and became a part of The University of Texas at Austin in 2006.
Fremont, Michigan
Level 4 Contributor
44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Fabulous wedding venue”
Reviewed January 20, 2012

This is the loveliest venue I have ever been to for a outside wedding celebration. It is a very beautiful and natural setting. The web site has some nice pictures on it.

Visited September 2011
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Asheville, North Carolina
Level 6 Contributor
125 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Pleasant even in January”
Reviewed January 19, 2012

Even though there was not much in bloom there were things to see. Got several ideas for my garden.

Visited January 2012
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Austin, TX
Level 5 Contributor
54 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Lady Bird's Texas vision”
Reviewed January 18, 2012

Lady Bird's vision in native stone and flowers. Excellent gardens specializing in native Texas wildflowers and vegetation. Lots of excellent educational exhibits and leadership by example (in native plantings, xeriscaping and rainwater harvesting.) Beautiful native stone buildings and a very nice gift shop. Great place to take mom and gram when they come to visit.

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Austin, Texas
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fun place for a walk”
Reviewed January 9, 2012

Nice place to walk around and view native plants and flowers. Trails to explore. Go in the spring for best flowers.

Visited May 2011
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Austin
Level 6 Contributor
165 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Good place for a sunny day outing in Austin”
Reviewed January 5, 2012

A place where you could enjoy both a nice flower garden as well as learn how to create one - how to plant care for and grow local plants

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