A Place to Learn and Grow

The Columbus Botanical Garden is a non-profit organization sustained by the generosity of members and friends. Gifts directly support the Garden’s operations, plant displays and collections, engaging educational programs for children and adults and sustainability efforts in our community.

GROW the Garden’s living collections and create stunning botanical displays.

Children and adults LEARN with the natural world through engaging educational experiences, dynamic programming and natural exhibitions.

Donations are eligible for a charitable income tax deduction.



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Capital Campaign

The new master plan calls for a transformative approach to Columbus Botanical Garden, with a powerful design featuring a full complement of new garden spaces designed to be in harmony with the historic Adams Farmhouse and related farm structures. 


Sponsorships allow the Garden to present compelling programming for children, students, adults and seniors throughout Georgia and the Southeast. Our programs include live music, movie nights, naturalist symposiums, plant sales, farm to table events, educational series for all ages and large Christmas lights installations & Christmas Programming.

The Columbus Botanical Garden is eager to partner with individuals, corporations and foundations to support its mission through teaching, community events and service. 

Honorariums & Memorials

A wonderful way to honor or memorialize a friend or loved one is through making a gift to the Garden. In doing so, you support a charity they care about while honoring or remembering them in a very special way. A note of acknowledgment and gratitude is sent to the recipient, informing them of your most generous gesture. Acknowledgment is also made in the upcoming issue of the Growing Garden Times newsletter.

Estate Planning

 A community garden is precious asset to a city. Consider your living legacy by remembering the Garden in your Estate Planning. A one time gift or endowment can be created and your gifts can continue to influence and sustain the garden in perpetuity. 


Joining the CBG Members Club is a great way to support raw Garden and receive reciprocal benefits. 

As a member of our Garden, you are eligible for exclusive benefits at over 300 botanical gardens, conservatories, and arboreta throughout the United States. To learn more about the participating gardens click the button below.

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