Excellent venue for a treasure hunt and meeting space. There is also musical events every Thursday night in summer. I highly recommend for folks of all ages.
About UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley
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My first and only trip so far was great. I went on the first Wednesday of the month, which is free. The staff that I ran into was a friendly gentleman who gave me some background information on some of the latest blooming flowers. Very...More
A great place to take a walk through beautiful gardens. I always learn something new and see plants that inspire me-- either to sketch or to try to buy for my own garden. Their little shop has great gift items as well as specimen plants...More
I enjoyed my recent visit and plan to go back. Has plenty of shade for nice strolls through the plants and quite a variety of things to see.
The UC Botanical Gardens are really lovely. It's a peaceful and tranquil place with a number of specialty gardens including an Asian garden, historical rose garden, herb garden, a medicinal herb garden, and more. During the summer they host concerts in the redwoods on property....More
Worth the detour in the hills above Berkeley. Especially at night with the sun setting, the views over both the mountains and San Francisco are just amazing
I went to my daughter's invitation. It was a cocktail in the middle of redwood pines. The whole elite was gathered. , a reduced circle of plant lovers and music lovers . the sun was setting into the mountains, the light was trespassing these row...More
A gem in the miffle of the city. there's more to this area than meets the eye! Lots of trails and hikes to enjoy with family and friends. A perfect Sunday afternoon hike.
I love plants and was mesmerized by the zen like feel of these gardens! The varieties of plants from everywhere enchant and invite you in to each special area. I wanted to buy some plants at their plant sale but can't fly home with them....More