Explore Gainesville Garden Map

Download the Gainesville map and explore the woodland oasis.

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Ada Mae Pass Ivester Children’s Garden

Opened in 2020, the Ada Mae Pass Ivester Children's Garden provides an exciting opportunity for play and learning in a botanical-rich setting.
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Stream Garden

Forget your troubles in the calming sounds of a babbling brook running in several levels down a hillside in the Gainesville Garden.
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Glade Garden

Bask in the sun-drenched clearing where the Garden meets the forest.
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Overlook Garden

Take in the breeze of the Appalachian foothills from a quiet swing in the Overlook Garden.
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Kay and Douglas Ivester Visitor Center

Start your journey in the Gainesville Garden's welcoming visitor center, which also houses the Garden gift shop, event space and admissions.
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Event Lawn

Run free in the open lawn by the Kay and Douglas Ivester Visitor Center and Ivester Amphitheater.
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Ivester Amphitheater

See a concert or children's program in the Garden's stunning outdoor theater where nature is always center stage.
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Forest Pond

Explore water lilies, lotus flowers and other ornamental aquatic plants in the serene waterscape behind the Kay and Douglas Ivester Visitor Center.
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Woodland Promenade

This central path in the Gainesville Garden offers places to sit and enjoy woodland views as well as a colorful palette of annual plantings.
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