The United States Botanic Garden (USBG) consisting of the Conservatory, National Garden and Bartholdi Park - is a museum with a difference – our artifacts are the living treasures of the world.
The U.S. Botanic Garden gets decked out for the holidays thanks to this annual exhibit. This year’s display focuses on gardens from Hawaii to Maine, including iconic spots like the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Franklin Park Conservatory and Huntsville Botanical Garden. Inside the Conservatory you'll…
If you are passionate about plants like me, you will love to spend time here, socially at the tropical forest side.
Free entertainment for the whole family with sprawling grounds featuring exotic flora plus conservatory, rare plants gallery & butterfly garden. To top it off there are even free yoga classes Saturday Mornings in the spring & summer.
This place shines during the holidays with an amazing train display! Must see!
“Such a GORGEOUS building... it's worth a visit inside (when you're making the inevitable trek to the US Capitol).”
“Fun museum That is close and is very kid friendly with a special exhibit for children. Also we find this has one of the best museum cafés (although pricy!)”
“If you have enough time before your trip, contact your local Congressman and request a tour!”
“This museum spans two buildings, an East and West Wing, showcasing priceless artworks from Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, John Singleton Copley, Johannes Vermeer, Vincent van Gogh, and Henri Matisse. Tip: Starting May through the end of August, relax in the museum's gorgeous sculpture garden and enjoy performances from the "Jazz in the Garden" series. ”