Brookside Gardens is 1 mi. n. on SR 97 (Georgia Ave.), .3 mi. n.e. on Randolph Rd., then .3 mi. e. to 1800 Glenallan Ave. It features two conservatories and 50 acres of outdoor gardens. Plantings include winter, formal, rose, fragrance, children's and azalea gardens. Tropical plants in the conservatories accent the seasonal flower displays. There also is a horticultural library on the premises.
Educational programs are available, and guided tours are offered by appointment. Special events also are scheduled throughout the year, including the seasonal Wings of Fancy butterfly exhibit and the Garden of Lights exhibit in December. Allow 30 minutes minimum in winter, 1 hour minimum rest of year.