Washington Park Botanical Garden

W. Fayette Ave. & Chatham Rd.
Springfield, IL 62704- Map It
Phone: (217) 546-4116

AAA Editor Notes

Washington Park Botanical Garden, next to the Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon at 1740 W. Fayette Ave., is considered one of the finest horticultural attractions in central Illinois. It consists of a domed conservatory, a formal rose garden, a rockery and various floral display areas encompassing 20 acres. Four indoor flower shows are held annually including the poinsettia and lily shows.
Hours: Open Mon.-Fri. noon-4, Sat.-Sun. noon-5. Closed state holidays, day after Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve.