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Centennial Botanical Conservatory

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Tropical relaxation

Interesting variety. Lovely design. Relaxing with sitting spots. Gurgling mini water fall and walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cam G
Great to visit

the staff do their best with what they have. Looks and feels the same as when I was a kid, too bad... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
Thunder Bay District, Canada
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1601 Dease Street West | West Off Balmoral Avenue, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7C 5H4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting variety. Lovely design. Relaxing with sitting spots. Gurgling mini water fall and walk over pond.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Cam G
Reviewed September 13, 2018

the staff do their best with what they have. Looks and feels the same as when I was a kid, too bad the city doesn't care about the upkeep.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ceajm
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I am originally from Thunder Bay, Ont.& my friend got married in the Conservatory (I was Matron of Honor). The plants inside were worth seeing & the grounds were beautiful. I hadn't been here for many years & was so glad to re-visit for such...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 577joannb
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Conservatory is kept in beautiful shape and the plants are healthy. I love bringing kids here to explore, especially when some the of trees are fruiting so we can learn about lemons, limes and pineapples! The bee hives on site are promising and the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Erin H
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Happened to be driving past and saw this was open so decided to pop in. So glad we did, it is only small but really beautiful, lots of pretty flowers, overhanging trees and a seated area. Didn't see any animals though.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank DJinks
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Garden is small and will only take a half hour of your time to look through unless you are a botanist or an entusiast. Very beautiful cactus collection, but no access to the room permitted. The outside of the building had a nice display of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Ruth P
Reviewed June 11, 2018

It said they had animals, they don't. Most of the cacti are in pots and there were few flowers. All in all a bit of a let-down.It is however, free.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank henrygaynor
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Such a beautiful place to relax with a good book or a friend and a cup of tea! Plants blooming all year round.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Julie_AnnW577
Reviewed March 8, 2018

A beautiful refuge on a cold windy winter day. My friend and I met at the Conservatory for a walk through the building on a cold windy winter day. We enjoyed the variety of plants, some we recognized, others we didn't. When we arrived there...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place at any time but especially in winter. Great for everyone... from toddlers to elderly.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank tamarix2016
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Donation at the door!!!