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New Brunswick Botanical Garden

15 Principale St | Saint-Jacques, Edmundston, New Brunswick E7B 1V6, Canada
+1 506-737-4444
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Nice layout with meandering pathways

This was a nice afternoon daytrip for a leisurely walk. Beautiful gardens and assortment of plants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dorchester, NB
Pleasantly surprised

I'm going to be perfectly honest, I did not expect much from the Botanical Garden because it isn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ghislain M
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Gain a greater understanding of the wonderful world of plants from a professional herbalist. Hands-on, interactive workshops teach you about the therapeutic, cosmetic and culinary benefits of herbal plants. Be inspired as you wander through the Butterflies of the World pavilion and various themed gardens. Take a moment to stop and listen to the bubbling waters of the Flowery Brook; discover the little secrets hidden in the Alpine Garden; take a rest under the natural roof of the Shade Garden. Khronos, the Celestial Garden, will have you exploring time and space. Enjoy an aromatic cup of herbal tea to round out your visit, while the beauty of the gardens puts you at peace. Come and enjoy a healthy meal on the patio at Café Fora.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 20:00
15 Principale St | Saint-Jacques, Edmundston, New Brunswick E7B 1V6, Canada
+1 506-737-4444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice afternoon daytrip for a leisurely walk. Beautiful gardens and assortment of plants to give colour, variety, texture and fragrance. Nice blend of plant pairings for interest. Our visit would have been better in mid to late July to see more in...More

Thank WardDorchester
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm going to be perfectly honest, I did not expect much from the Botanical Garden because it isn't really mentioned in most brochures. However, the displays were quite impressive. If this installation was inside a major urban area, it would probably be a star attraction....More

Thank Ghislain M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning. LOVED the herbalist. She reminded me of a beautiful witch (in a good way) with her herbs and teas and dried herbs. Would have spent all my time there if I could have. The cafe was amazing as well. Watermelon bacon salad was...More

Thank Abby C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a half day for a wonderful day to study and research about flowers,trees,animals around here.You may like the Cars Museum,a tropical garden with many butterflies,a small waterfall,a place for herbs exhibiton .There is a camp ground where you can set your day here,too.

Thank Phanwit W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Botanical Garden is just wonderful. Staff friendly, gardens are just beautiful! They also have a live exhibit of butterflies wich is nice if you like it. I bought my seasonal pass so I can go whenever I want. (35$ and one day entry is 14$...More

Thank verobleu22
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My 80 year old mother and I truly enjoyed our visit through the gardens! They are beautiful and well kept with many different varieties of flowers, herbs, shrubs, trees, and lovely paths to follow. A few highlights include the Khronos Stone henge (standing in the...More

Thank JV1231
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

BONUS! We received 10% off from the Campground next door where we stayed for 2 nights. Very beautiful Botanical Gardens! I have been to the Montreal one and also the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington so I am comparing the three. If you are looking...More

Thank Sorrento 2018
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We drove to Edmundston specifically to visit this garden and it was well worth the drive. We visited the last full week in August and were rewarded with beautiful displays of daylilies and phlox. Some plants had already been cut back though, so earlier in...More

4  Thank NieSam
Reviewed 22 January 2017

One of my favorite places to spend a few hours. The gardens are beautiful, but I particularly love the medicinal herb garden and learning about the different plants that grow there. It's definitely worth a visit!

Thank KAB323
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Everyone says you must see the fall colours, what they should say to you is, got to the botanical gardens and experience it first hand. Closed for the season, I drove in and walked through the parks expansive collection of trees skipping the formal gardens...More

Thank Stefan P
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