Gainesville Garden

Current Hours

Tuesday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Please note: The Model Train Garden is currently closed for renovations while it is being integrated into the new Ada Mae Pass Ivester Children’s Garden, opening later in 2019.

Your Local Woodland Oasis

Escape to a woodland oasis where days can be as relaxing as they are fun. Explore nationally recognized plant collections and connect with nature in new and unexpected ways.

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Gainesville Events & Classes

Connect with beauty and the natural world in the Gainesville Garden.  Explore outdoor gardens, browse seasonal exhibitions, improve your art and gardening skills and more.

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Gainesville Events & Classes

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November 13

Storytime & Budding Artists


Young children are invited to enjoy weekly stories and create seasonal works of ...

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Gainesville Garden Map

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Gainesville Private Events & Rentals

Host your event in the serenity of the Gainesville woodlands, minutes from the downtown square. Indoor/outdoor space for 10 to 2,000 people make the Garden perfect for all your event needs.
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About the Gainesville Garden

At the garden, experiences are growing daily, and you’ll always experience something new.

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