Visit this vast garden featuring picturesque landscapes, various water features, and a carousel.
Botanic Witchia Garden is located in downtown Witchita, Kansas. It is easily accessible by the main highways. The garden includes about 17 acres of beautifully crafted specialized gardens. Some of the gardens include a Rail Road Garden, Salley Store Sensory Garden tulips, Butterfly House, Bird Garden, Children's Garden, and more. Botanic Witchia Garden is home to a rare Joyland Carousel. The Carousel itself is over 9,000 square feet with 36 restored horses, and is fully accessible for everyone including special needs individuals. The Carousel hours are from 10 am to 5 pm. Free rides are available on Tuesday evenings with a general admission ticket. Admission prices to the Botanic Garden are very reasonable. They are low cost with additional discounts for military and youth. Additional discounts on general admission tickets are available every Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
The park also participates in healthy living activities including a lunchtime walk program. Individuals who participate in KBGH or a registered ICT Health member can take advantage of a one-dollar admission for a lunchtime walk. This benefit is available during the hours of 11 am to 1 pm. Those who take advantage of this program can pick a walk route loop. The walking routes are ½ mile, ¾ mile, or 1-mile long. The Garden also participates in the Musem program. Members of Bank of America can show their ID with a Bank of America Card and receive one free admission ticket every first weekend in the month. Additional tickets can be purchased on the Botanic Witchia Garden website under the events tab or in person in the lobby. Guided tours and school field trips require reservations in advance.
Botanic Garden hosts many events throughout the year, including Big Bug Tours, yoga, tulip bulb sale, a photo competition, party rentals, carousel rentals, and more. From April to September, extended hours apply, and the park is open from 9 am to 8 pm. The gardens are open year-round from 9 am to 5 pm. Come and see what these botanical gardens have to offer!