Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation

110330 041As a City of Kennesaw Botanical Garden, the mission of Smith-Gilbert Gardens is to serve as a resource for conservation, education and the enjoyment of horticulture, fine arts and historic preservation.

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Smith-Gilbert Gardens is supported, in part, by memberships, donations, and funds raised through the Rose Garden Gala and Garden Gallop sponsored by the Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation – a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization.


Board of Directors

Shelby Weeks, Board President
Georgia Power

Sherry Gentry, Vice President
SunTrust Banks, Inc.

Lori Kaczynski, Treasurer

Amy Selby, Secretary
Cobb Chamber

Holly A. Quinlan, Immediate Past-President Foundation Board
Cobb Travel and Tourism

Tyler Gwynn
Cobb County School District

Derek Easterling
Mayor, City of Kennesaw

Jason Kehler
Principal Financial Advisors

James “Doc” Eaton
City of Kennesaw City Council

Jeff Duckett
Handy Electric, Inc.

Sherri Brante
Community Leader

Beverly Huff
Retired, The Georgian Club

Janet H. Wiles
Wiles & Wiles, LLP

Pat Harmeyer
Sain Gifts, Inc.

Kim Speciale
Community Leader

Steve Yancey, AIA
Associated Space Design

Garden Hours

Tuesday - Saturday
9:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday & Monday Closed

Drop-in tours are back! Fridays and Saturdays at 11am, $3 additional per person

Private guided tours for groups of 10 or more available by appointment.

*Dogs and other pets are not allowed on the garden premises, with the exception of service animals. *

2019 Holiday Hours

  • July 4th

  • Thanksgiving
    11/28-11/29 - CLOSED  
    11/30 - Open regular hours
  • Christmas
  • Admission

    *Effective 3/1/19

    General Admission $10
    Seniors (age 65+) $8
    Military & University Student $5
    Youth ages 3-17 (with family) $5
    Children, ages 2 and younger (with family) Free
    SGG Members Free
    Group Tours Book a Tour

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    2382 Pine Mountain Road
    Kennesaw, Georgia 30152

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    Two Summer Exhibits Opening June 18:

    Play...In Nature! Fun play elements around every corner...Spend quality time outside: unscheduled, unstructured, unplugged...Create lasting summer memories!

    A Garden with Wings our seasonal butterfly house and pollinator garden