Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open!
A cherished place of respite and inspiration for more than 55 years, Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open to all, and we look forward to your visit. Fall/winter hours (Nov. 1–March 13) are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day of the week. Visitors are encouraged to practice social distancing. Face masks are required when interacting with others in the Gardens and for entering the Garden Center. For more information and guidelines for visiting safely, click here. We hope to see you soon at the Gardens!

Holiday Portraits at the Gardens' Poinsettia Tree

Presented by the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens, the Birmingham Park & Recreation Board, and Leaf & Petal at the Gardens

Holiday Portraits at the Gardens' Poinsettia Tree


Sunday, December 8 | 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens Conservatory

Friends: $20 | Non-members: $25

Treat your family to an outing at the Gardens, and don’t forget to smile for the camera! Have two professional holiday portraits taken in front of the beautiful seasonal backdrop of our vibrant red poinsettia tree featuring poinsettias grown by City of Birmingham Greenhouse staff—perfect for your winter mantel or annual holiday card! First come, first served. No reservations needed. Digital photo files will be emailed to you following the shoot. Pay at the door; cash, checks, and credit cards accepted. 

Proceeds benefit the ongoing stewardship and enhancement of the Gardens, educational programs, and outreach activities. Thank you for your support!