An official Path Through History Site! The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens is a national historic site, education center, and tourist destination full of exotic horticulture treasures from around the world. Visitors enjoy the amazing architecture and the indoor and outdoor garden sanctuaries. It is a gathering place where you can find peace and harmony and enjoy the simple power of the natural world. Some also see it as a place for spiritual healing, meditation, and reflection. The Botanical Gardens consists of many indoor greenhouses that are interconnected. When you visit, you will embark on a self-guided tour throughout the greenhouses, each displaying a different exhibit and collection of plants. There are also several seasonal outdoor gardens that are always free and open to the public. The Botanical Gardens' schedule is packed with amazing flower exhibits, special events, educational programming, workshops, and much more! Check the website for a current list of exhibits and programs. The Botanical Gardens Society is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit organization with a mission to inspire curiosity and connect people to the natural world through its historic living museum.