Mount Holyoke College Botanic Garden

Mount Holyoke College Botanic Garden is a campus-wide botanic garden featuring many mature trees and shrubs, several specialty gardens, and a century-old, Victorian era greenhouse complex. The specialty gardens include a rock/alpine garden, woodland garden and Rhododendron garden, among others. The campus arboretum consists of a collection of labeled trees and shrubs, including both rare and unusual specimens as well as more familiar species. The Talcott Greenhouse displays a permanent, living collection of plants form around the world, including ferns, orchids, bromeliads, aquatic plants, cacti and succulents, as well as other tropical, subtropical and temperate plants. In addition, the Talcott Greenhouse annually presents a Spring flower show, in March, which is open to the public. The staff of the Botanic Garden is happy to assist you with any of your horticulture questions.

Greenhouse Hours:

  • Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Open year-round, with the exception of a few major holidays. Groups welcome with advance notice (please call). Wheelchair accessible.

Phone: 413-538-2116