The Huntsville Botanical Garden is a beautiful 120-acre site with stunning floral collections, inviting woodland paths, broad grassy meadows, aquatic areas, demonstration vegetable and herb gardens and the Nature Center. The two-acre Children’s Garden is adjacent to the Nature Center. The Garden plays an important part in stimulating the study and understanding of the sciences as students learn about the role plants – and butterflies—play in their lives.
Did you know? The Huntsville Botanical Garden is home to the nation's largest open-air, seasonal butterfly house!
Have you heard the Garden's BIG news? The stunning new, 30,000 square foot event facility is complete and open for business! Stop by and enjoy the beautiful Guest Center, Grand Hall, Conservatory, Carriage House and other spaces.
Hours of Operation
- Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve at 2:00 PM, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve at 2:00 PM and New Year's Day
- Hours: See current hours at www.hsvbg.org/visitoradmission-info/ Please note that the Nature Center/Butterfly House is open year round with butterflies May through September.