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Master Plan update!

Check out the most current designs for the Gardens

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Sprouts Camp with WBG!

Outdoor learning for ages 5-10

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Beargrass Creek Overlook

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We have now returned to regular visiting Hours


Monday – tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 10am-4pm

Thursday: 10am-7pm

Friday: 10am-4pm

Saturday: 10am-4pm

Sunday: 12-4pm


For the safety of our guests, volunteers, and staff, we continue to require the wearing of masks and facial coverings when inside interior spaces at the Gardens. Masks are not required in outdoor areas.

Yoga at the Gardens

Friday, April 23 9am Graeser Family Education Center $15 non-members / $10 WBG members each session (Members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount)   Start your day with Leigh Anne Albrechta …


NEW! WBG Master Plan updated

The original Master Plan, released in November 2014, identified the future location and layout of the 23-acre Waterfront Botanical Gardens. The 3-phase master plan was designed by Perkins+Will of Chicago/Atlanta. The final …




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



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.



Find out how you can join other members of our community as we roll up our sleeves to make the gardens a reality.


Phase 1 Fundraising Progress

$18,000,000 raised

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