75 Inn Keepers Lane
Amherst, NY 14228
Phone: (716) 691-6510
Fax: (716) 691-3454
Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens
Mo to Su from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PMLocated in an 1890s tri-domed Victorian glass conservatory on the grounds of South Park and created by NY Central Park designer Frederick Law Olmsted, these gardens feature exotic flowers and plants from around the world. The gardens are operated by the Erie County Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry and are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Highlights include an orchid and bromeliad house, herb collection, and waterfall. There are also seasonal shows such as Spring Flowers, All-American Annuals in summer, and December Poinsettias.