A Fall Day at The Fort Worth Botanic Gardens : A Photo Essay
Located near the Fort Worth Zoo and Trinity Park in the Cultural District, the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens is a beautiful place to spend the day outdoors. The largest botanical gardens in the state of Texas, it boasts 2,500 species of native and exotic plants and 23 specialty gardens. There’s lots of room to run and experience nature for the kids, and you will want to stay awhile! Pack a picnic lunch, water and a blanket.
Claire next to the fall pumpkins at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens
Animal footprints and leafprints are in the cement of the walking path
Lots of fun nature play to be had!
The Texas Native Forest Boardwalk
The boardwalk is full of interactive educational playthings
The Republic of Texas Rose Garden
Claire next to the Rose Garden’s Sundial
Lion waterspout, turned off for winter perhaps
Where we had lunch on the ground, under the shade of the pergola.
Claire under a weeping tree next to the pond in the gardens