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Mobile Botanical Gardens

5151 Museum Dr, Mobile, AL 36608-1919
+1 251-342-0555
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One of the beautiful places in Mobile! I love walking through in the spring summer or anytime. A... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Satsuma, Alabama
Lovely garden and extremely hospitable

Visited here as evacuees from Irma. Met the ED at the gate and she welcomed us with open arms... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Mark S
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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“plant sales” (2 reviews)
“quiet walk” (2 reviews)
5151 Museum Dr, Mobile, AL 36608-1919
+1 251-342-0555
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

One of the beautiful places in Mobile! I love walking through in the spring summer or anytime. A lot of beauty packed into this small garden!

Thank dianecJ3923ES
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited here as evacuees from Irma. Met the ED at the gate and she welcomed us with open arms, waived admission (although we donated the amount), gave us ice water and invited us to "just relax and foget about Irma for awhile". Just what we...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The Mobile Botanical Gardens were wonderful. There were so many great flowers to see, local and otherwise. Admission was very fair, and the views were more than worth it. It is a beautiful, peaceful spot, especially for the city.

Thank theoriginalicecr2017
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It was my first visit to the Gardens in Mobile and I am so glad I finally decided to go. It is only a short distance from Hattiesburg, MS. And makes for a lovely Saturday afternoon. I'm thrilled with the gorgeous tropical plants I was...More

Thank Carla C
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Be sure to visit during later spring or summer if you truly want to see some flowers. My first trip was in fall when everything had died out so I am planning on going back again soon.

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We visited Mobile for just a couple dys.So hoped to see the gardens. Went out of our way to get there to find it closed for a private event mid week. Extremely bummed.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I spent about 45 minutes walking around the gardens. I suppose I would have seen many more flowers in the summer months. I love gardens and it was slightly disappointing.

Thank MSO70
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The Mobile Botanical Gardens is a modest botanical garden but does offer an attractive and natural environment for a quiet walk "in the woods".

Thank William P
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

A huge collection of venerable plants, beautiful huge blooms growing unprotected (not in a greenhouse) makes this a fun winter destination. Labels would be helpful, not just for the Camellias, but in the other specialty areas, such as the fern garden. Staff are enthusiastic and...More

Thank Union502
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great walkways and paths,wheelchair and scooter accesable ample parking , very pretty even off season make shure to see the home

Thank gooch224
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Questions & Answers
25 September 2016|
Response from amzak | Reviewed this property |
My suggestion is to contact the botanical gardens to see about cost.
Lana R
2 April 2015|
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Response from Evon I | Reviewed this property |
I think it was 5$? Free parking. If your a member at your local Botanic Garden then you get in free as part of member perks.