The One Spot In Massachusetts That’s Filled With Flowers All Winter Long

Are the winter blues setting in? Feel like you’ll never thaw? Are you aching for the first signs of spring? We totally get it, so here’s a gorgeous, little-known spot where it’s spring all year long.

Even in the middle of winter, the Botanic Garden of Smith College lets you wander through their beautiful (and warm!) glass greenhouses and breathe in the scent of spring. If you’re longing for an escape from the frost and craving the fragrance of blooming flowers, you need to visit this magical attraction.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Please check the Botanic Garden’s website to see what’s in season before you go. Some of the flowers pictured above may not be in bloom all winter, but there is always something magical flowering.

The Botanic Garden of Smith College is located at 16 College Lane, Northampton.