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  • 2018 Spring Green-Up Raffle and Earth Day Celebration

    The Georgeson Botanical Garden Society is thrilled to announce two events in April! The first is the Spring Green-Up Raffle, which will raise funds for GBGS and ThrivAlaska. Ticketholders guess the first day of Green-Up on Chena Ridge, and correct guesses are entered in a drawing for a 1st prize of 2 roundtrip Fairbanks-Anchorage Alaska […]

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  • Now Hiring for Summer Crew 2018

    We are hiring for our summer garden crew! If you are a university student and are interested in an active, outdoor job and enjoy working around and interacting with plants and the public, contact Katie at

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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!