Fall Gardens

Bristow Butterfly Garden

The 2-acre Bristow Butterfly Garden provides a habitat to attract and support butterflies and moths during all stages of their life cycle. Learn more…

Enchanted Forest

This garden is located on a peninsula of land at the north end of the Garden. The mature overstory of oak, hickory, and pine creates a wonderful secluded retreat for walkers, birdwatchers and nature lovers. Learn more…

Mirror Lake

This area is the oldest part of the garden, where we have several well manicured woodland trails, as well as a paved road, that lead visitors through our vast collections of azaleas and mountain laurels. Learn more…

Japanese Garden

This garden was created in 1962 to honor Norfolk’s sister city, Moji, Japan. Look for signature elements in the garden such as evergreen plants, stones and water. Learn more…

Baker Overlook

This peaceful spot offers visitors a view of the waterway and surrounding gardens from its two-tier deck and gazebo. Relax in the shade overlooking broad sweeps of plants selected especially for their color and texture. Learn more…

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