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 will resume spring of 2015.

 

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

 

Butterfly House Hours

The Butterfly House will re-open June 2015.

Learn more about the butterfly house

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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What's in Bloom

Find out what is blooming in the Garden

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Events Calendar

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Today in the Garden

Winter Orchid Display 2015
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Little Sprouts Parent & Child Complete Six Week Series (Thursday Sessions)
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Little Sprouts Parent & Child Program: How Does our Garden Grow?
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

WOW Kid's Club - Tropical Vacation (Ages 8-10)
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

WOW Kid's Club Complete Nine Week Series-Ages 8-10
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Let's Paint Workshop
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Beginning Floral Design - Sold Out
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Exposure 101 - Photography Workshop
Where: Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk VA

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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    Coming Soon! Friday, March 20, 2015. Celebrate Spring's Arrival at NBG!

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    $5 Admission all month long and ride your bike every day!

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  • 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!

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  • Shovel-News-toutVideo Blog

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  • Baker-Hall-exhibitsNews-toutBaker Hall Art Exhibits

    See garden-themed art on display in Baker Hall Visitor Center.

  • wpa web toutWPA Garden Heritage Celebration

    Join us for the 7th annual Garden Heritage Celebration. Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 11am.

  • tout sudsSuds & Buds

    Coming Soon! Friday, March 20, 2015. Celebrate Spring's Arrival at NBG!

  • Spring Grow toutGrow – Spring 2015

    Learn & Grow with Us. Something for everyone!  

  • plant sale tout blue2015 Spring Plant Sale

    Coming soon! Mother's Day Weekend. Friday, May 8-Sunday, May 10, 2015.

  • February-Fun-monthFebruary Fun Month!

    $5 Admission all month long and ride your bike every day!

  • News-tout-camellia-in-snowThe Garden in Bloom

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    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!

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  • Shovel-News-toutVideo Blog

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