Out of an abundance of caution, and to limit the potential spread of COVID-19, the City of Fort Collins is acting on direction from state leadership and public health partners and has closed all cultural facilities. We are working with state and local officials to determine a plan for reopening and will communicate details as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience as we navigate this unprecedented time.
For current updates visit: https://www.fcgov.com/eps/coronavirus
Year Opened: 2006
Our first garden open to the public, the Children's Garden is filled with numerous inviting areas for curious kids to explore, discover and grow. This area helps connect children and their families to nature, foster a “sense of place” and educate them about horticulture, botany and ecology. Its themes of community, gardening and sustainability are found throughout the various features of the garden including the Friendship Growing Garden and Greenroof Shelter.
The Children's Garden actually features all areas of the entire Gardens, on a smaller scale suitable for youth learning, as well as a number of art installations.