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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

40 Acre Garden in Richmond, Virginia


Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, located in Richmond, Virginia, features more than 50 acres and a dozen themed gardens including a Healing Garden, Sunken Garden, Asian Valley, Rose Garden, a wetland garden, a Victorian garden, and a Children’s Garden. A classical domed Conservatory houses changing displays, orchids and tropical plants. The E. Claiborne Robins Visitors Center features the Garden Shop, Garden Cafe, meeting space and exhibits. The Robins Tea House restaurant serves lunch daily and overlooks the lake and the Garden. The Children’s Garden has a unique tree house, an International Village and water and sand play areas. There's also an Education and Library Complex featuring classroom and laboratory space.

Photo: During the summer of 2010, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden exhibits the work of renowned glass artist Hans Godo Frabel. These fabulous glass sculptures are creatively displayed throughout the themed gardens.

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, Virginia
(804) 262-9887
Website: www.lewisginter.org
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