Zilker Botanical Garden

2220 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78746- Map It
Phone: (512) 477-8672

AAA Editor Notes

Zilker Botanical Garden is at 2220 Barton Springs Rd. in Zilker Metropolitan Park. Japanese, rose, butterfly, cactus, herb and native plant gardens are featured. The Hartman Prehistoric Garden re-creates a local dinosaur habitat with ponds, a waterfall and re-creations of plants from prehistoric times. The Austin Area Garden Center also is on the grounds.
$3; $1 (ages 3-12 and 62+).
Hours: Daily 9-6 (also Thurs. 6-9 p.m.), Mar.-Oct.; 9-5, rest of year. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.