Smithsonian Garden, Washington DC

3.7
#17 of 38 in Parks in Washington DC
Established in 1972 to manage the museum grounds, Smithsonian Gardens extends the Smithsonian’s museum experience in a public garden setting, inspiring visitors with exceptional displays and educating them about horticulture, plants, the natural and built environments, and artistic design.
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  • Beautifully maintained, gorgeous colors. Lots of butterflies! Nice shade on a warm day. Not as crowded as the other Smithsonian properties.  more »
  • I'm glad that the Smithsonian has several gardens located near its museums and galleries. Though most of them are small like this garden, they provide respite and change of sceneries for the visitors ...  more »
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