Final Expansion Project for the Garden is Now Underway

Friday 26th, January 2018 / 11:33 Written by
Final Expansion Project for the Garden is Now Underway

Final Expansion Project of the GROW. Plants, People, Possibilities Capital Campaign

On Tuesday January 23, the San Antonio Botanical Garden held a ground breaking ceremony & press conference for the final expansion project of the GROW. Plants, People, Possibilities Capital Campaign.

The San Antonio Botanical Garden hosted an official groundbreaking ceremony for the final project of the Grow. Plants, People, Possibilities Capital Campaign this past Tuesday. The project includes an Education and Event Center, Administration Building, Event Lawn, and renovations to the Sullivan Carriage House completing the $40 million Grow. Plants, People, Possibilities Capital Campaign. Invited City, County and community leaders along with Garden staff and Board members kicked off the construction project which is expected to be complete by Spring 2020.

Speakers included:

 Bob Brackman

Executive Director, San Antonio Botanical Garden

Bob Brackman, Executive Director, San Antonio Botanical Garden

 John Troy

President, San Antonio Botanical Garden Board of Directors

 Jeff Rochelle

Planning Committee Chair, San Antonio Botanical Garden Board of Directors

 Xavier Urrutia

Director, City of San Antonio Department of Parks and Recreation

Final Expansion Project

Xavier Urrutia, Director, City of San Antonio Department of Parks and Recreation

Special thanks to Lamar Elementary students for their help with the ground breaking efforts.

Final Expansion Project

Final Expansion Project – Lamar Elementary students breaking ground

Save the date for the grand opening of the Family Adventure Garden on March 3! Coming soon: Education Center, Event Lawn, Administration Building and renovation of the Sullivan Carriage House that will include their new restaurant partner Rosella at the Garden.

About the San Antonio Botanical Garden:

Daily admission to the San Antonio Botanical Garden is $12 adults; $10 students, seniors, military; $8 children age 3-13. Parking is free. The Botanical Garden is operated under the auspices of the City of San Antonio Department of Parks & Recreation and is open year-round except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. For more information, visit www.sabot.org or call 210-536-1400.

San Antonio Botanical Garden

555 Funston Place | San Antonio, TX

 

 

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