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  • Georgeson Birthday Bash

    June 25 will be a celebration of the birthday of the Georgeson Botanical Gardens’ namesake. Festivities will be from 11:00-4:00 and will include a craft fair, raffle, educational stations on beekeeping, peonies and herbs, face painting for kids, spin art, food for purchase, a birthday cake and, of course, beautiful flowers to view. The Dry […]

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  • Dead End Poet’s Society Seeking Applicants

    The Georgeson Botanical Garden announces a contest for poets in grades K-8. Click here for details. The GBG invites all students in the North Star Borough to write an original poem that will be displayed at the GBG.  Never written a poem?  We welcome you to start now.  We encourage experienced, aspiring and first time […]

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Plan Your Visit

Season & Hours of Operation

June 1 - Labor Day:
8am to 8pm daily

Admission & Tours

Suggested donation $5.00/person. Consider becoming a Member

Guided Tours:
Stop by the Garden entrance at 2pm every Friday. Tours are available from the opening day (June 1st) to the first day of snow.

Self-guided Tours:
Free Garden at a Glance map of the Garden available at kiosk.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago

it is wonderful how these gardens evolve every year. the volunteers are truly passionate and if they don't know an answer they find it

kathy c
5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago

This is a small but very attractive garden located along the lower southwest side of the University of Alaska in Fairbanks. It is a good place to visit in the summer to view the kinds of flowering plants that can be grown in the Fairbanks area. Also if you are a resident of Fairbanks area, it gives you good ideas...

Susan H
5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago

If you live peonies, this is the place for you. Bro the cold winters and warm summers, peonies florish here in the summer. All kinds of colors and huge!