Located in beautiful Lions Park, senior, youth and handicapped
volunteers provide the labor force that makes the nine acres of Cheyenne
Botanic Gardens a green oasis. A beautiful and diverse collection of
plants are maintained by volunteers.
It is also a municipal nursery, and provides education, food and therapy. The greenhouse conservatory is solar heated and receives electricity generated by the sun.
Some featured items in the Botanic Gardens include:
- Rotary Century Plazas which represent landscapes similar to southeastern Wyoming 100, 200 and 300 years ago
- Moon Arch "Gateway to Garden Labryinth" which provides a pathway from the Peace Garden
- Conservatory located in Lions Park which is open weekdays 8:00 am - 4:30 pm and Saturdays 11:00 am - 3:30 pm. (Closed Sundays and Holidays)
- The Paul Smith Children's Village located in Lions Park across from the Botanic Gardens is open Tues. - Sat. 9:00 am - 5:30 pm; Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm and is closed on Mondays.
Visit the Botanic Garden website to find the latest information on the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens. The website includes updated information about special events such as:
- Seasonal gardening lectures
- Annual stained glass show
- Annual urban conservation expo
- Grand openings of newly completed landscaping projects
A fact sheet about the Botanic Gardens is included as well as a membership form to make it easy for anyone to join the Friends of the Botanic Gardens foundation.