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New Brunswick Botanical Garden

15 Principale St | Saint-Jacques, Edmundston, New Brunswick E7B 1V6, Canada
+1 506-737-4444
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A nice place to visit.

We visited here while staying in Madawaska. They had approximately 2000 pumpkins that were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mount Vernon, Maine
A very pleasant walk.

Perhaps we are jaded from being in a number of "Botanical Gardens", but this one was simply a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Gain a greater understanding of the wonderful world of plants from a professional herbalist. Hands-on, interactive workshops teach you about the therapeutic, cosmetic and culinary benefits of herbal plants. Be inspired as you wander through the Butterflies of the World pavilion and various themed gardens. Take a moment to stop and listen to the bubbling waters of the Flowery Brook; discover the little secrets hidden in the Alpine Garden; take a rest under the natural roof of the Shade Garden. Khronos, the Celestial Garden, will have you exploring time and space. Enjoy an aromatic cup of herbal tea to round out your visit, while the beauty of the gardens puts you at peace. Come and enjoy a healthy meal on the patio at Café Fora.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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15 Principale St | Saint-Jacques, Edmundston, New Brunswick E7B 1V6, Canada
+1 506-737-4444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here while staying in Madawaska. They had approximately 2000 pumpkins that were presented in any different ways along with all pathways having lite pumpkins. The gardens are very nice.

Thank dlmoore305
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps we are jaded from being in a number of "Botanical Gardens", but this one was simply a pleasant walk. There was little that was extraordinary. The lady selling tickets was very pleasant, and their butterfly room has some unusual butterflies but only a single...More

Thank jfkadlec
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The gardens aren't overly large - you can see everything in an hour without rushing. It has some interesting features. It seems a bit pricey for what you get - though I'm sure the price is necessary to maintain it. If strolling in a garden...More

Thank TravellingMom259
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Just maybe that the timing was wrong we were there beginning July. Not that big we have seen better, would not go out of the way to visit. Clean staff very polite choices of flowers and plants limited

Thank Sylvie M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great place to take the family. Lots of beautiful scenery and variety. The garden is very well maintained and has a butterfly pavilion and herbalist on site.

1  Thank twotravelagain
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was a nice afternoon daytrip for a leisurely walk. Beautiful gardens and assortment of plants to give colour, variety, texture and fragrance. Nice blend of plant pairings for interest. Our visit would have been better in mid to late July to see more in...More

Thank WardDorchester
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I'm going to be perfectly honest, I did not expect much from the Botanical Garden because it isn't really mentioned in most brochures. However, the displays were quite impressive. If this installation was inside a major urban area, it would probably be a star attraction....More

Thank Ghislain M
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Absolutely stunning. LOVED the herbalist. She reminded me of a beautiful witch (in a good way) with her herbs and teas and dried herbs. Would have spent all my time there if I could have. The cafe was amazing as well. Watermelon bacon salad was...More

1  Thank Abby C
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We spent a half day for a wonderful day to study and research about flowers,trees,animals around here.You may like the Cars Museum,a tropical garden with many butterflies,a small waterfall,a place for herbs exhibiton .There is a camp ground where you can set your day here,too.

1  Thank Phanwit W
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Botanical Garden is just wonderful. Staff friendly, gardens are just beautiful! They also have a live exhibit of butterflies wich is nice if you like it. I bought my seasonal pass so I can go whenever I want. (35$ and one day entry is 14$...More

1  Thank verobleu22
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