Bellevue Botanical Garden

Garden d'Lights

Construction photos are posted here as the project progresses!
April 23, 2013, Groundbreaking!
Mayor Conrad Lee, Joanne White, Park Board Chair Lynne Robinson, Nancy Daar, David Ketter, Garden Manager Nancy Kartes, Council Member John Chelminiak, Council Member John Stokes, Robin Root James
May 9, 2013. It's Really Happening!
The fencing is up and heavy equipment is at work.


May 23, 2013
Thar she goes! Say goodbye to the old Garden office.
May 23, 2013
Existing plants salvaged, we get started! Remember, what you see from Main Street is the construction, but the vast majority of the Garden is still open!

Cabin Move
May 30, 2013
The Sharp Cabin is blocked up and ready to be moved. Watch the move in action!

Cabin Move




May 30, 2013
And then, as if by magic, the Sharp Cabin is placed in its new home near the Watewise garden.

June 1, 2013
Birds-eye view of the construction site
June 6, 2013
The basement for the new visitor services center
July 1, 2013

The aerial keeps changing!
August 19, 2013
The education center starts to rise.


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The Bellevue Botanical Garden is a successful partnership between the City of Bellevue Parks and Community Services and the nonprofit Bellevue Botanical Garden Society.

The Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, WA 98005
(425) 452-2750