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W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory

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Small but packed with plants

It was smaller than I expected, but it was packed with beautiful plants. The place was a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sean M
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Laurel, Montana
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Smaller than I thought it was

It was nice, smaller than I imagined but a lot of different and unusual plants and flowers. It's... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Thom S
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Gig Harbor, Washington
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316 S G St, Wright Park, Tacoma, WA 98405-4733
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was smaller than I expected, but it was packed with beautiful plants. The place was a beautiful stroll in a grey winter.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sean M
Reviewed 22 October 2018

It was nice, smaller than I imagined but a lot of different and unusual plants and flowers. It's free but they do accept donations. Plant lovers will enjoy this.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thom S
Reviewed 6 October 2018

It was smaller inside than expected but it was worth the trip. the conservatory has all sorts of local & various other plants plus the building is a historical place which made it more of an enjoyable experience taking part in that history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tacomaman1000
Reviewed 27 August 2018

It is a nice little conservatory in the middle of the city. It is small and easily toured in less that an hour.It makes up for it's small size by densely packing in a large variety of plants I brought my mom who is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank David G
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Small conservatory featuring a variety of plants. Free, with a suggestion donation of $3 as others mentioned. It would have been nice to have more signs identifying the plants. Giftshop has a variety of interesting treasures, be sure to stop by.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FlorianaMonceau
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Walk my dog by here often. Beautiful building with fantastic plants. Small selection but worth a visit if you are in Tacoma.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great adventure, wonderful staff and my little girl loved it. She fired questions and received great answer. Fun time, lovely place to visit and get answers about plants.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank pops14
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I like this conservatory as it is small and not too overwhelming. The parking is a bit tight near the park but be patient.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank TacomaTraveler2013
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a Saturday afternoon while in the area. Nice little getaway with free admission and donations accepted. Beautiful plants and koi pond. There was some type of function with tea, cookies and live music. Cute little gift shop as well. Was a nice...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Anita H
Reviewed 10 December 2017

When travelling, it never hurts to check the local calendar of activities. An old glass botanical conservatory in one of Tacoma's city parks might be an odd place to celebrate the season, but it was delightful! A warm welcome by ladies in Victorian costume led...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank kumtux
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