Garden Hours

Oct 16 - March: 9:00am - 5:00pm
April - Oct 15: 9:00am - 7:00pm
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Directions

6700 Azalea Garden Rd.,
Norfolk, VA 23518 (Directions)


Located next to the Norfolk International Airport, and minutes from Downtown Norfolk and Virginia Beach.

From Williamsburg, follow I-64 to Exit 279 (Norview Avenue), turn left on Azalea Garden Road from Norview Avenue. The Garden Entrance is on the right.

From Virginia Beach, take I-264 to I-64 (Richmond) to Exit 279 B (Norview Avenue). Turn left on Azalea Garden Road from Norview Avenue. The Garden entrance is on the right.

Norfolk Botanical Garden Directions Map

Bike Nights

Bike Nights Now through October 15th.

 

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
April 1 - October 15, 2014

 

Butterfly House Hours

WOW: A Children's Adventure Garden Hours

9:30 am - 6:30 pm: April - Oct. 15
9:30 am - 4:30 pm: Oct. 16 - Mar.

Boat Tour

Boat tours are closed for the fall and winter season.

Boat tour tickets are $8.00 ($5 for NBG Member and Children ages 3-12,  Toddlers 2 & under are free with an adult).

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In The Spotlight

Monarch Tag & Release Sept. 19
AcquaFire Oct. 2015

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  • DGOL featured toutDominion Garden of Lights 2015

    Drive through the most spectacular holiday light display in Virginia! November 26-December 31, 2015.

  • dear dandelions logo toutDear Dandelions,

    New CAFE open Thursday-Sunday from 10-3pm.

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  • Garden webGarden Blogs

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  • tout new pres ceoNew President/CEO Selected

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  • boy with rose toutSchool Programs & Children’s Group Tours

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    Take a look at our latest GROW. Learn & GROW with Us! There is Something for Everyone!

  • DGOL featured toutDominion Garden of Lights 2015

    Drive through the most spectacular holiday light display in Virginia! November 26-December 31, 2015.

  • dear dandelions logo toutDear Dandelions,

    New CAFE open Thursday-Sunday from 10-3pm.

  • lanternasia featured toutLanternAsia 2016

    Colossal Asian lanterns will transform the Garden - Art by day, magic by night! Coming in 2016!

  • Edibles featured toutIncredible Edibles

    Growing vegetables is easy in large or small spaces. Sustainable gardening and how it benefits both families and wildlife.

  • 2015 events featured2015 Special Events

    Take a look at our exciting 2015 events!
    Learn More »

  • featured lotusThe Garden in Bloom

    Summer is officially here! Enjoy beautiful plants and flowers NOW! Come see for yourself.

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    View Press Release to learn more about Michael P. Desplaines

  • boy with rose toutSchool Programs & Children’s Group Tours

    Bring your lessons to life in the most beautiful outdoor classroom in Hampton Roads.

  • video of thanks web 1Video of Thanks

    Thank you for supporting Norfolk Botanical Garden!

  • cell-phone-2Garden Explorer

    NEW Garden Explorer - New web features and smartphone locator.

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