Visit

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NOTICE: The Ferguson Greenhouses are now permanently closed. 

Hours

The outdoor spaces of the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens are open daily, dawn to dusk. 

There is no charge for entrance to the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens, and tours are free. To arrange a docent-guided tour of the outdoor gardens, please contact the Friends of Wellesley College Botanic Gardens:  wcbgfriends@wellesley.edu or (781) 283-3094. Two weeks' advance notice is needed to schedule a tour. 

Self-Guided Tours

Print and bring these information sheets with you to get the most out of your visit to the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens.

Click here for an Alexandra Botanic Garden and H. H. Hunnewell Arboretum Self-Guided Tour

Parking

The Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Visitor Center is adjacent to the Science Center. All visitors to the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens should park in Wellesley College's Gray Lot. For visitors with a handicap plate or placard: one handicap space is available right in front of the Visitor Center.

Participants in classes and programs held at the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Visitor Center should note: during the academic year when the College is in session, parking on campus is restricted. Use of the College's Davis Parking Facility or carpooling from off-campus is strongly encouraged.

Contact Us:

Friends of Wellesley College Botanic Gardens
106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481
781-283-3094
wcbgfriends@wellesley.edu