Garden Hours

The Garden is open 9am to 9pm Mon-Thur. (last entry at 9pm, closes at 10pm)
Fri, Sat, Sun (last entry at 10pm, closes at 11pm)

 

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

Ride your bike through the Garden's 12 miles of paved pathways.

Beginning June 1 - through Oct. 15, 4-7pm

Every night except Tuesdays in July.

 

Butterfly House Hours

The Butterfly House is now closed and will re-open June 2018 - 10am-7pm daily.

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 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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In The Spotlight

LanternAsia Returns!
Evening Tram Tours

Around The Garden

  • tout sudsSuds & Buds 2018

    Join us Friday May 18th - Food, Beverages, Fun, Music and Fundraising!

  • hydrangea web toutSpring Plant Sale 2018

    MAY 4, 5, & 6 - East meets West, inspired by LanternAsia -featuring some of the best plants of Asia and North American natives.  

  • capture Grow 2018 featureGrow Spring 2018

    GROW with us this Spring. There is something for everyone at Norfolk Botanical Garden.

  • capture annual report 2017 featured toutAnnual Reports

    Thank you for supporting Norfolk Botanical Garden. Our success is because of you!

  • walker toutGarden Trails – get your steps in!

    Get healthy this fall! Join us along with the YMCA of South Hampton Roads for our NEW walking program.

  • racoon featuredWildlife

    The Garden shares it's beautiful landscape with many living creatures.

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    We're in the NEWS!

  • yonder log pngVirginian Pilot Articles

    NBG has partnered with the VA Pilot for informational stories from our horticulturists.

  • azalea toutThe Garden in Bloom

    The Garden is in full color! Come see all the beautiful plants and flowers for yourself.

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

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

  • Shovel-News-toutVideo Blog

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

  • Baker-Hall-exhibitsNews-toutBaker Hall Art Exhibits

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

  • tout sudsSuds & Buds 2018

    Join us Friday May 18th - Food, Beverages, Fun, Music and Fundraising!

  • hydrangea web toutSpring Plant Sale 2018

    MAY 4, 5, & 6 - East meets West, inspired by LanternAsia -featuring some of the best plants of Asia and North American natives.  

  • capture Grow 2018 featureGrow Spring 2018

    GROW with us this Spring. There is something for everyone at Norfolk Botanical Garden.

  • capture annual report 2017 featured toutAnnual Reports

    Thank you for supporting Norfolk Botanical Garden. Our success is because of you!

  • walker toutGarden Trails – get your steps in!

    Get healthy this fall! Join us along with the YMCA of South Hampton Roads for our NEW walking program.

  • racoon featuredWildlife

    The Garden shares it's beautiful landscape with many living creatures.

  • featured tout newsIn the News

    We're in the NEWS!

  • yonder log pngVirginian Pilot Articles

    NBG has partnered with the VA Pilot for informational stories from our horticulturists.

  • azalea toutThe Garden in Bloom

    The Garden is in full color! Come see all the beautiful plants and flowers for yourself.

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

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

  • Shovel-News-toutVideo Blog

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

  • Baker-Hall-exhibitsNews-toutBaker Hall Art Exhibits

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

  • tout sudsSuds & Buds 2018

    Join us Friday May 18th - Food, Beverages, Fun, Music and Fundraising!

  • hydrangea web toutSpring Plant Sale 2018

    MAY 4, 5, & 6 - East meets West, inspired by LanternAsia -featuring some of the best plants of Asia and North American natives.  

  • capture Grow 2018 featureGrow Spring 2018

    GROW with us this Spring. There is something for everyone at Norfolk Botanical Garden.

  • capture annual report 2017 featured toutAnnual Reports

    Thank you for supporting Norfolk Botanical Garden. Our success is because of you!

  • walker toutGarden Trails – get your steps in!

    Get healthy this fall! Join us along with the YMCA of South Hampton Roads for our NEW walking program.

  • racoon featuredWildlife

    The Garden shares it's beautiful landscape with many living creatures.

  • featured tout newsIn the News

    We're in the NEWS!

  • yonder log pngVirginian Pilot Articles

    NBG has partnered with the VA Pilot for informational stories from our horticulturists.

  • azalea toutThe Garden in Bloom

    The Garden is in full color! Come see all the beautiful plants and flowers for yourself.

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

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

  • Shovel-News-toutVideo Blog

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

  • Baker-Hall-exhibitsNews-toutBaker Hall Art Exhibits

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

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