In the future, you’ll be able to head to BGO from the Jones Center via a beautiful, new trail. Aldermen approved designing of a trail connecting the Jones Center to the area around the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks. Aldermen approved Tuesday allowing the mayor and city clerk to enter into a contract with Garver, an engineering […]
Learn. Play. Grow.
The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks is a unique destination in Northwest Arkansas that draws more than 80,000 visitors a year. The Garden is a collection of twelve themed gardens and includes the region’s only butterfly house. Our mission is to provide educational, entertainment, and recreational opportunities for students, residents, and Garden visitors to increase their appreciation of the native and natural ecosystem of the Ozarks.
Our education programs include workshops, classes, and lectures for adults in horticulture, conservation, and other topics of interest to gardeners of all skill levels and others who admire the beauty and science of the natural world. The majority of our education programs are for children of all ages. We work with area school districts to provide hands-on nature and science learning experiences. Our programs such as Little Sprouts, Earth Day, Explore@BGO, Butterfly Days, and Firefly Fling offer unique outdoor experiences to thousands of children each year.
Gift giving is simple when you give the gift of membership! By giving a membership to family, friends, or colleagues, you are ensuring a year of benefits for them as well as supporting the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks and its mission to educate and entertain Garden visitors. Gift memberships are also 100% tax deductible. The BGO Gift […]