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Exploring the gardens

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Plants in the Gardens

The Australian National Botanic Gardens maintains a scientific collection of native plants from all parts of Australia. The plants are displayed for the enjoyment and education of visitors and are used for research into plant classification and biology.


Walks you can do

See the range of walking activities here

Animals in the Gardens

Memorials and named buildings in the Gardens

Although the ANBG has had a relatively short history, there are a number of memorials, commemorative building names and plaques on the site.

Art in the Gardens

Public artworks are not a significant part of the Gardens experience at this stage, but our few examples and policy can be seen here.

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