McIntire Botanical Garden

Central Virginia’s Premiere Botanical Garden Coming in 2017-2018!

McIntire Botanical Garden and the City of Charlottesville welcome you to what will be Central Virginia’s premiere botanical garden and a showcase for the natural landscape of the Piedmont region. Located in Charlottesville’s McIntire Park East, the long-awaited McIntire Botanical Garden will offer a serene and sustainable public landscape garden where everyone can experience nature’s wonder, beauty and healthful benefits. This unique green space will feature native and site-adapted trees, shrubs and perennial flowers, and include trails and water elements. Displays, symposia, workshops and classes for adults and children, and research will promote knowledge and conservation of plants and nature. The McIntire Botanical Garden will be one of Piedmont Virginia’s most contemporary and historic gardens.
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See more details and Garden Map HERE.
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Latest News From MBG

McIntire Botanical Garden Signs Memorandum of Agreement with City of Charlottesville
MBG and the City of Charlottesville’signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that stipulates their respective responsibilities for the design, development and maintenance of the future botanical garden. 
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The Daily Progress reported on the McIntire Botanical Garden and the City of Charlottesville Memorandum spelling out their mutual responsibilities for the future garden. Read the article here: Daily Progress
NewsPlex did a feature story on the Memorandum. Read the story and see the feature news channel video here: NewsPlex
NBC News 29 featured the McIntire Botanical Garden plans and map as well as an interview with founder Helen Flamini. Read the story and watch the video here: NBC News 29
The Cavalier Daily reported on the McIntire Botanical Garden and City of Charlottesville Memorandum and future plans. Read the story here: The Cavalier Daily


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Summer Butterfly Walks
Three butterfly walks led by Master Naturalist Dr. Nancy Weiss were held this summer in McIntire Park East. Similar walks are planned for the future.
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