Northeast Georgia Mountains / Gainesville

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville

1911 Sweetbay Dr.
Gainesville, GA 30501

  • Visitor Center

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  • Daffodils and Phlox at the Stream garden

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  • Spring Tulips

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  • Daylilies

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The Gainesville location is a new destination for connecting with beauty and the natural world. Complete with a visitor center, outdoor gardens, a model train garden, hiking trails and an amphitheater, it is a cultural center for the community hosting exciting exhibitions, events, and educational programs. The nationally recognized collections expand the horticultural palette of Atlanta Botanical Garden. The Garden has already developed a sophisticated horticultural operation and the largest conservation nursery in the Southeast on the property. Endangered plants are propagated on the site for the conservation program.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adult 12 & up $8

    Child 3-12 $5

    Under 3 Free


    Nature Trails



    Group Discount

    Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Maps & Brochures Available

    Meeting Facilities

    Parking on Site

    Party Facilities

    Public Restrooms

    Rentals Available

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Handicapped Accessible

    Open Year 'Round

    Outdoor Location

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available

    Group Reservations Required



    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    American Express






    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Discovery Stations at the Gainesville Botanical Gardens

    Discovery Stations at the Gainesville Botanical Gardens

    05/01/2018 - 10/31/2018

    A variety of informal educational stations showcase different topics on the Garden's natural environment. Stations are centered around the Gainesville Garden Exhibit Imaginary Worlds / Mosaiculture. New opportunities to learn and explore! Visit the ogre, bears and frogs!

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Meeting Rooms

  • Name Dimensions Ceiling Ht Sq. Feet Banquet Cap. Theater Cap. Classroom Cap. U-Shaped Cap. Exhibit Cap. Conference Cap. Reception Cap.
    Event room and Terrace - - - 100 100 100 100 100 100 100