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2017 Educational Seminars at
Zilker Botanical Garden
- November 4 - Garden Decorating 101 - recycle, reclaim & repurpose to enhance your garden space - MG Martha King
Zilker Botanical Garden Conservancy
To guide, enhance, & fund the oasis in the heart of Austin
|Join the Zilker Docents!
Zilker Docents share the magic and history of Zilker Botanical Garden with hundreds of school children and adults every year. We are always seeking new volunteers to join us for future tours as well as other fun garden events and activities throughout the year. All Zilker Docents will be trained, so experience in gardening or teaching is not necessary, just the love for "The Jewel In The Heart Of The City" is required. View Schedule
Docent Club dues are $10.For more information, call 512-477-8672, ext. 14 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Zilker Botanical Garden!
Zilker Botanical Garden —
located on 26 fenced acres in Austin,
Texas has often been called “the
jewel in the heart of Austin”. Theme
gardens such as rose, herb and
Japanese garden are
interconnected with streams,
waterfalls and Koi-filled ponds. The
Hartman Prehistoric Garden
recreates local dinosaur habitat.
This garden is a unique
collaboration between The City of
Austin Parks & Recreation
Department (PARD) and the Austin
Area Garden Council (AAGC).
The garden is open to the
public most days year-round and is enjoyed by
over 100,000 visitors each year,
including thousands of school
children from Austin and the
From our annual spring garden festival - Zilker Garden Festival, to AAGC garden club workshops and
plant sales throughout the year, to docent-led tours, we offer our visitors countless ways to enjoy Zilker
Texas Homes for Sale,recently featured us in an article about Faerie Trails and Monarch Butterflies: The Zilker Botanical Garden.
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Last entry at 4:30pm
effective Sunday, November 5th
Admission, cash or check,is:
$1 for children (ages 3-12)
$2 for adults, Austin resident (ages 13-61)
$3 for adults, non-resident
$1 for seniors (age 62 & over)
Faerie adornments, gardening books, jewelry, and other unique items
November 8, 2017
7:30 am - 10:30 am