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Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum

MAILING Address: 2743 Wimpole Ave, Knoxville, TN, Knoxville, Tennessee 37914 USA

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“unique & historic horticulture & over two miles of stone walls”

Knoxville Botanical Garden & Arboretum is located on 44-acres of former Howell Nurseries. It featuring walking trails, display gardens, unique & historic horticulture and over two miles of distinctive stone walls and timeless buildings. The site has potential significance for the cultural and horticultural history of Knoxville as well as historical data from Civil War and Native American activity on this property. It provides a new and much needed dedicated “green space” for the community that surrounds it as well as educational programs for children and adults throughout Knoxville. The arboretum also serves as a catalyst for energizing and improving a long neglected neighborhood.

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Reviewed by
LissaParker

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August 25, 2015

Parking is difficult if you are pulling a small trailer. This is in a very historic and tight neighborhood- small roads and hilly- so if you're traveling through access is not easy. It looks very interesting though.

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Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum

MAILING Address: 2743 Wimpole Ave, Knoxville, TN
Knoxville, Tennessee
37914 USA

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Open now until 5:00 pm
  • Mon - Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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