Special Botanical Garden Birthday Celebration

Posted on: 6:39 pm, July 23, 2012, by , updated on: 11:06am, July 24, 2012

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A birthday celebration is about to bloom at the Missouri Botanical Garden.  Admission is free for all visitors tomorrow in honor of founder, Henry Shaw’s 212th birthday.  You can check out the grounds between 9am and 5pm, including Shaw’s original house and historic museum building, which are usually closed to the public.  There will be a special heirloom vegetable planting activity for kids and this does not include the lantern festival that runs from 6pm-10pm each night.