Norfolk Botanical Garden

Baker Hall Visitor Center
Baker Hall Visitor Center
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6700 Azalea Garden Road
Located adjacent to Norfolk Int'l Airport
Norfolk, VA 23518
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Norfolk City
Phone: (757) 441-5830

Renowned for its exceptional scenery and educational programs, Norfolk Botanical Garden is considered a premier example of horticultural excellence.

The Garden dates back to 1938 when the Works Progress Administration sponsored 200 African-American women to clear the dense, native vegetation and plant 4,000 Azaleas.

Today, the Garden represents 155-acres of colorful landscapes, unusual flowers, mature forests and seasonal plantings and features one of the largest collections of azaleas, camellias, roses and rhododendrons on the East Coast.

Open 365-days a year, the Garden is one of the only botanical gardens offering tours by foot, boat or tram.

Admission Fee: varies

Last Updated: 5/15/2013 8:36 AM
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