You may not know this, but Montana is home to one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in the world. If you plan on visiting Montana anytime in the future, this place needs to be on your radar.

DanWalt Gardens - Billings
DanWalt Gardens

When you think of Montana, you probably don't think about visiting a botanical garden. After all, Montana is a huge state and there's an endless number of things to explore. If you love plants and flowers and are interested in the science behind them, a botanical garden is a great place to visit.

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Due to the climate and long winters, there aren't many botanical gardens in Montana. The folks at just released a list of the most beautiful botanical gardens in each state, and their pick for Montana is a true hidden gem.

What is a Botanical Garden?

Here's a description of a botanical garden from

A garden for the exhibition and scientific study of collected, growing plants, usually in association with greenhouses, herbariums, laboratories, etc.


Most Beautiful Botanical Gardens

Where is the Most Beautiful Botanical Garden in Montana?

DanWalt Gardens in Billings, Montana is known as Billings' "best-kept secret."

Bursting with colors and resplendent displays of opulent flowering annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees, the DanWalt Gardens delights around every turn and is a visitor attraction for everyone.

DanWalt Gardens is only open from May 1 – October 15, but can also be booked for special events from November to April. If you are interested in adding the gardens to your upcoming vacation plans, click here for more information.

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