Path Through History Weekend at Botanical Gardens

Date(s) - Saturday, Oct 08, 2022 - Monday, Oct 10, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

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Join the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens for I Love New York‘s “Path Through History Weekend” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday to Monday, Oct. 8 to 10 at the Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo.

Travel through the beautiful, historic conservatory with a special scavenger hunt that will highlight some of the most iconic historic features of this 122 year-old conservatory as well as some hidden gems that you may not have known.

Do you want to participate from home? Enjoy this three-part series of a WNED original production, “Oasis Under Glass: Buffalo’s Botanical Gardens.” See the series here. 

Explore the rich history of the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens that has proudly served the community of Western New York for over 120 years by connecting people with nature and exotic plants from all over the world. Despite the economic, political, and environmental challenges that it faced, this beautiful glass conservatory continues to share its unique experience with visitors from all over the world year-round and will continue to grow and amaze visitors for generations to come.

In this series, you will learn about the key players that helped to establish the Botanical Gardens as a park, conservatory, arboretum, and a functioning society of volunteers, docents, horticulturists, and staff.