Two Great Locations, One Organization

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 at Matthaei Botanical Gardens

Who We Are

We are one organization with two locations at the University of Michigan. Our mission is to promote environmental enjoyment, stewardship, and sustainability through education, research, and interaction with the natural world.

What’s Happening

Earth Words (our blog)

Photo Gallery: Winter Beauty at Matthaei Botanical Gardens

Staff at Matthaei-Nichols have been out on the trails taking pictures this week. Director Bob Grese, Membership & Development Coordinator Ashley McCloskey, and Visitor Engagement Front Desk person Katie Stannard braved the cold yesterday to take some...

Call for Vendors – Spring Artists Market at Matthaei

Call for Vendors Spring Artist Market at Matthaei Saturday, May 12 from 10 AM - 4 PM Application deadline: March 16, 2018 Notifications: March 30, 2018 CLICK HERE FOR THE APPLICATION Matthaei Botanical Gardens invites you to apply for our...

Seeking Volunteers for Kids’ Nature Programs and Garden Spaces

Love kids? Want to be an expert in your own garden space at Matthaei? We're looking for volunteers to lead kids nature pop-up programs this summer as well as captains for specific garden spaces at the botanical gardens. Read more about these exciting...

February 2018 Nature Ed Programs at Matthaei-Nichols

Looking to learn about nature and the environment? Each month our non-profit partners offer programs on beekeeping, birds, ikebana, bonsai, and more. Check out our February 2018 offerings. Tues., Feb. 13, 6:30 pm Products of the Hive:Salves and Balms Presenter: Ann...

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