Children's Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Children's Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
Children's Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
Address
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Region Central Virginia
Locality Richmond City
Tea House (ext. 399): (804) 262-9887
Fax: (804) 553-3178
Website www.lewisginter.org

Children of all ages delight in the Children’s Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, a “learning landscape” where children can enjoy freedom to explore the natural world.

Highlights of the Children’s Garden include:

  • An International Village consisting of playhouses and plantscapes suggestive of various cultures from around the world.
  • An Adventure Pathway complete with boardwalks, bridges, and a Leafy Overlook.
  • Water Play accessible for all to play and cool off in the heat of the summer.
  • Weird and Contrasting Plants to explore, compare, and contrast interesting and unusual plant characteristics.
  • Activity Centers and a Sand Play Area for digging, building, garden design, and arts and crafts.
  • A special component is a Tree House that can be “climbed” by all visitors, including those with limited mobility.



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Last Updated: 6/22/2011 8:54 AM
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