The Missouri Botanical Garden

Kemper Center Demonstration Gardens

Kemper Center is surrounded by 23 themed residential scale gardens. Themes include a Butterfly Garden, Native Shade Garden, Family Vegetable Garden and a Secret Garden. Areas of the Garden are designed to change every year with new themes.

Also in the landscape surrounding the Visitor Center is a Pavilion for for special events and demonstrations and an Amphitheater for performing arts and special events

Interpretation of the Gardens are delivered through a multi-level signage program including Directory Maps , Donor Recognition signs, Care and Maintenance signs, Plant Labels, Pest Management Signs, and Special Theme signs. Icons on the signs are keyed to the Kemper’s Learning Center computer databases.

Kemper Center Gardens
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Kemper Center Gardens
Kemper Center Gardens
Kemper Center Gardens