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Master Plan update!

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Beargrass Creek Overlook

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We are on our regular visiting Hours


Monday – tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 10am-4pm

Thursday: 10am-7pm

Friday: 10am-4pm

Saturday: 10am-4pm (Closing at 2pm on May 8)

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.

SOLD OUT Music in the Gardens – The Jesse Lees with Otis Junior

Wednesday, May 12 7pm (doors at 6pm) Waterfront Botanical Gardens – 1435 Frankfort Ave, 40206 $35, $30 WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Join us for a live …


WDRB Earth Day at WBG

Celebrate Earth Day 2021 at WBG!   “Plants create the palate on which our life unfolds,” said Jamie Burghardt with the gardens. “We play on a lawn, play on an athletic field, …




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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