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Idaho Botanical Garden

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Steve & Mary Jane
Steve & Mary Jane
November 14, 2019
Beautiful and educational -- at the base of the foothills and adjacent to the Old Idaho State Penitentiary.
Stan & Jan
Stan & Jan
September 23, 2019
Established in 1984 on the vacant land of the Old Idaho State Penitentiary, Idaho Botanical Garden is set on the Boise Foothills' base. It was founded initially as a tree nursery but soon became a non-profit botanical paradise. Spread across 50 across (20.23 hectares), it includes 14 themed gardens…
March 25, 2019
Beautiful gardens, some great outdoor concerts, and fun historical walk through old penitentiary.
December 12, 2018
Beautifully manicured garden. There is an entrance fee and check out their website there is frequently activities and concerts May-October. From Thanksgiving until mid January, it becomes the Winter Garden Aglow and is lit up with thousands of Christmas lights.
December 5, 2018
Explore over 30 acres of beautiful gardens during any season and take a free guided tour.

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2355 N N. Old Penitentiary Rd.
Boise, ID 83712
Phone+1 208-343-8649
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM