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

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In The Spotlight

The Great FRAME UP - 2015!
VA Honey Bee Festival

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  • Edibles featured toutIncredible Edibles

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

  • 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!

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

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

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

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    Invasive Bradford Pear tree removal.

  • Garden webGarden Blogs

    What's in your backyard? Gardening tips and information by Don Buma.

  • tout new pres ceoNew President/CEO Selected

    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

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  • Shovel-News-toutVideo Blog

    Keep an eye on our garden and activities with our video blog featuring curator Les Parks.

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  • shakespeare featuerd toutShakespeare in the Garden

    Enjoy an evening in the Garden with the Traveling Players Ensemble. Shakespeare - All's Well That Ends Well Wed. August 5th 6-9pm

  • Edibles featured toutIncredible Edibles

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

  • 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!

  • grow featured 2015GROW – Spring/Summer

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

  • 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.

  • pear featured toutNATO Vista Re-design

    Invasive Bradford Pear tree removal.

  • Garden webGarden Blogs

    What's in your backyard? Gardening tips and information by Don Buma.

  • tout new pres ceoNew President/CEO Selected

    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!

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    NEW Garden Explorer - New web features and smartphone locator.

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    Keep an eye on our garden and activities with our video blog featuring curator Les Parks.

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