Gardeners love Buffalo!
Buffalo & Erie County Botanical gardens
Erie Basin Marina Garden

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Gardeners love Buffalo!

Buffalo & Erie County Botanical gardens

Erie Basin Marina Garden

Gardening Tour

Visit during Garden Walk Buffalo, America’s largest garden event of its kind, every summer during the last weekend in July.

Tour local yards during Open Gardens on Thursdays and Fridays to see some of the best kept secrets!  From asters to zinnia’s and everything in between. There is a flower and shrub to please all!

Visit the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens to see a world famous architectural design in the conservatory itself and the lovely flowers and plants too. The Gardens feature a great collection of exotic plants from around the world.

See the Erie Basin Marina Gardens, located at the foot of Erie Street on downtown Buffalo’s waterfront. The Gardens are home to a Garden of Specialty Annuals, as well as the Victor and Joan Fuzak Memorial Test Rose Gardens. This site is one of 25 All-American Rose Selection test gardens in the United States.

Visit a fresh farmers market and learn about locally grown produce and tour an urban garden featuring an urban working farm, green roof garden, a straw house, and even a fish farm with Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo.

Visit Forest Lawn to see one of the finest arboretums in the United States and view Frank Lloyd Wright’s Blue Sky Mausoleum.

Tour the Burchfield Penney Art Center, an outstanding center devoted to the master art of watercolorist, Charles Burchfield. Add time for a visit at the Delaware Park Rose Garden.

Visit the Elmwood Village within Buffalo for some urban chic shopping and a meal on your own.

Visit one of many U-pick farms located along the Lake Ontario and Lake Erie shores.

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

Take a Spirit of Buffalo or Miss Buffalo sightseeing cruise on Lake Erie. Dinner cruises are also available aboard the Grand Lady.

Tour Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House.

Visit the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site to see where TR was sworn in as 26th President of the United States.

Visit one of many U-pick farms located along the Lake Ontario and Lake Erie shores.

Learn more about Buffalo’s history by taking a tour at the The Buffalo History Museum. Save some time to view the Japanese Garden located behind the museum.