This Little Known Natural Oasis Is Hiding In Massachusetts… And You’re Going To Love It

Tucked away in the middle of one of Massachusetts’ most developed areas, a hidden oasis blooms. Framingham’s Garden in the Woods is an incredible natural refuge. Filled with exotic plants and flowers, this spot is a living museum of the most beautiful flora this state has to offer. Read on to learn more about this unexpected slice of natural splendor, and be sure to check out these other 19 spots in Massachusetts where nature will completely relax you.

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Garden in the Woods is open to the public April 16 to October 15, including holidays.

The daily hours are 10 a.m – 5 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults, $9 for seniors 65+, $6 for visitors 3-17, and children under 3 are admitted free. There is also a 50% discount for active military servicemen and women, as well as veterans.

The garden is located at 180 Hemenway Road, Framingham, MA 01701. Click here for directions.