Bok Tower Gardens earned the #3 spot on the USA Today 10 Best North American Gardens list thanks to the votes from the American public and a nomination from a panel of travel and horticultural experts.

Bok Tower Gardens
Bok Tower Gardens

10 Best Readers’ Choice Poll

The annual 10 Best Readers’ Choice Poll is presented by USA TODAY and this year marks the first ever nomination and top ten placement for Bok Tower Gardens.

Azalea Path at Bok Tower Gardens
Azalea Path at Bok Tower Gardens

Top 10 North American Botantical Gardens

  1. Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
  2. Missouri Botanical Garden
  3. BOK TOWER GARDENS
  4. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
  5. Vallarta Botanical Gardens
  6. Cheekwood Estate & Gardens
  7. Atlanta Botanical Garden
  8. Chicago Botanic Garden
  9. San Diego Botanic Garden
  10. Montreal Botanical Garden
Bok Tower Gardens
Bok Tower Gardens

Contest Information

Twenty top gardens and arboretums from across the continent competed for the honor of being included in the top ten list with a month long voting contest from March 22, through April 22, 2019. 

The 10Best.com website provides users with original, unbiased, and experiential travel content of top attractions, things to see and do, and restaurants for top destinations in the U.S. and around the world.

Congratulations, Bok Tower Gardens!

Read more about The Gardens in our Top 10 Section.