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Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

2655 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218-1526
+1 716-827-1584
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Visit niagarafalls

My visit to niagarafalls was very exciting it was nice and beautiful place you have many choices to... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Hani A
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A jewel of the city

Beautiful and relaxing garden visit. Can set your own pace and stroll indoor or in the outer... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Don D
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An oasis of breathtaking beauty, these gardens - filled with flowers, plants, herbs and cacti from around the world - are housed inside an 1890s Victorian glass-domed greenhouse. The site, designed by New York Central Park creator Frederick Law Olmstead, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2655 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218-1526
+1 716-827-1584
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

My visit to niagarafalls was very exciting it was nice and beautiful place you have many choices to do walk and sit around the falls but the but the best was the journey with the boat inside the falls and also you can visit Buffalo...More

Thank Hani A
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Beautiful and relaxing garden visit. Can set your own pace and stroll indoor or in the outer gardens. Staff very friendly. Well done displays.

Thank Don D
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Though a little bigger than it seems from the outside, it is essentially a greenhouse with tropical plants. The building is modeled after Kew GardensCrystal palace in London. Disappointed that trhere were no "grounds" to explore. We are definitely spoiled with the Chicago botanic gardens...More

Thank Artemus_Gordon
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Lovely garden! Very well kept! Amazing collection of flowers! Best time to visit- spring when everything is in bloom! The outside garden was magnificent! Felt like in a fairy tale! Highly highly recommend! Also they have a very cute gift shop there with flower shaped...More

Thank Natalie N
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The botanical gardens is past its prime. Decades ago it may have been nice, but it is just a greenhouse that needs a makeover now. A trip to the walmart plan section is just as inspiring as this self-tour you can do in Lackawana.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

What a beautiful garden. It's located in a neighborhood that isn't the greatest, so to stop in this place is a nice surprise. It's a great place to take pictures. My nieces loved it as well.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It's a great visit in the weekend. Less visitors than I thought. the central round ceiling is very cool from the view inside. People working here are very friendly here. I like the desert plants part the best. They looked cool and cute. I had...More

Thank Ophelia Z
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The greenhouse is very attractive on the outside, but it was a hike to get to a door where handicap persons can get in, so I missed out on the interior. The park around the greenhouse is well kept and, in fact, there is a...More

Thank 357dtaylor
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My husband had never been, despite living here most of his life. We went for a special exhibit, Illumagination, where the exhibit rooms were lighted at night and music accompanied some of the areas. I have taken visitors to see the gardens over the years...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went on an extremely overcast late April day. The outside gardens were not yet in bloom. Regardless, we were very pleasantly surprised by the indoors botanical gardens. :Lots of lovely plants and flowers to see. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank Karen P
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Response from buffalogary | Reviewed this property |
On park Rd in front of garden and near road parking all black top.