Birmingham Botanical Gardens is currently closed.
Due to the current public health state of emergency, the Birmingham Park and Recreation Board voted March 16 to close the Gardens and Garden Center, with an unspecified date for reopening, in an effort to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). In addition, Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens programs, events, and activities have been canceled or postponed through April 30. Please check back for updates. We extend our sincere hopes for the good health and well-being of the entire community.

Weekend Programs

Gardens à la carte!

 

Meet local scientists, artists, historians and other professionals to learn about their work. Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens new 'Gardens à la carte!' series offers leading professionals from Birmingham and surrounding areas the opportunity to have conversations with the general public about their passion, how it relates to gardening and why they feel it is important to our community. 

 


 

Would you like to join our team of education volunteers? Contact Volunteer Coordinator Alice Moore at [email protected] or 205.414.3962 or follow the link below to visit our brand new, easy-to-use web portal. There, you’ll find all current volunteer opportunities including Garden Docents, Field Trip Docents, Library Volunteers, as well as opportunities to complete you Certificate in Native Plant Studies Volunteer Hours.

Volunteer Hub