Garvan Woodland Gardens

550 Arkridge Rd.
Hot Springs, AR 71913- Map It
(501) 262-9300

AAA Editor Notes

Garvan Woodland Gardens is at 550 Arkridge Rd. This 210-acre botanical garden features more than 5 miles of walking trails that provide visitors access to a variety of plant collections, flower borders and a Japanese garden. A 1.5-acre children's adventure garden features a maze created with 3,200 tons of boulders, bridges, a man-made cave and a waterfall. The Perry Wildflower Overlook offers views of Lake Hamilton. A welcome center is on site. Anthony Chapel includes a carillon and meditation garden. Guided 1-hour golf cart tours are available. A holiday lights display features more than 4 million lights. Pets on leash are allowed. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
$15; $5 (ages 6-12). Pets on leash $5. Golf cart tour $15 (per person).
Hours: Daily 9-6, Feb. 1-Fri. before Thanksgiving. Holiday light display noon-9, Sat. before Thanksgiving-Dec. 31; holiday lights are turned on at 5. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.