Phase 1

Opening in 2019

A campaign to raise $1 million

toward building the Graeser Family Education Center

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The Graeser Family Education Center

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The Excitement Continues...

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The Vision

The mission of the Waterfront Botanical Gardens is to develop experiences that promote appreciation and understanding of plants for a more harmonious and sustainable world. Our vision is to create a botanical garden and conservatory of extraordinary beauty that engages, enlightens, and inspires people about plants and nature.

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Your financial support of the Waterfront Botanical Gardens project is critical at this early stage.

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Join us today! You’ll support a great cause and get an inside view as we realize our vision of building Louisville’s botanical gardens.

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Monarch Waystations 101: Creating Your Garden Oasis for Monarch Butterflies

Come out for the first WBG event of 2018! Join monarch butterfly expert Chris Padgett and fellow guests for a talk on how to transform your garden into a haven for these …

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Trash to Treasure

KCD connections interviews alumna and WBG Executive Director, Kasey Maier, about the Gardens project. Check out the full story here

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Phase 1A FUNDRAISING PROGRESS

$7,800,000 raised toward $10,000,000 goal

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