Directions & Parking


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If you're using an online map application for directions to the Botanic Garden, the address is 16 College Lane, Northampton, Massachusetts 01063. See Campus Map (PDF).

Visitor Parking

There are two visitor parking spaces and one handicapped space in front of the Lyman Plant House. There is no parking on College Lane. On-street parking is allowed on Elm Street (Route 9). The Smith College parking garage on West St. has visitor spots and there is metered parking on Green Street and a long-term lot behind the Forbes Library on West St.

Campus lots are permit only except on weekends and after 5 pm weekdays.

Bulb/Mum Show Parking (PDF)
Campus Parking Map (PDF)
Northampton Parking Map (PDF)

The Botanic Garden is an oasis of warmth and spring and summer smells during our cold New England weather.


Kevin, TripAdvisor