Support the Garden

Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden - the only botanical garden of its kind in the Piedmont Triad is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization.

Visitors and members experience the Garden and share their appreciation with others in our community and beyond.  We appreciate your membership and loyal support.   

Volunteers are very important in helping our Garden grow by contributing their time and talents.

Left, Hillside Rock Garden

under construction, 2014

Below, Hillside Rock Garden, 2017

We cannot do it without you!  Friends like you keep the Garden growing and making a difference in education and Garden development.

Make A Gift . . . Help the Garden 

Your donation will help the Garden:

  • Provide valuable educational opportunities to children and life-long learners on how to grow, cultivate and harvest healthy vegetables. 

  • Continue developing new garden spaces such as our Discovery Garden and seasonal displays.

  • Expand our learning and lecture series.

Consider making a Donation, becoming a Member or Volunteering your time to help us grow!


Thank you for your generous support!


Welcome to our Garden!

215 South Main Street

Kernersville, NC   27284 


Garden Open Daily Dawn until Dusk

Welcome Center and Office Hours 

Monday-Friday; 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Gift Shop Hours 

Tuesday-Friday; 10:00 am-4:00 pm

While visiting, please . . . 

  • Respect our plants and remain on paths.

  • Keep your children in sight.

  • Pets are not allowed.  Service animals are always welcome.

  • No Smoking.  Keep our Garden smoke and tobacco free.  Tobacco is a threat to our plants.  Discarded cigarettes can cause mulch fires in our garden beds. 

  • Photography is always welcome but should not interfere with the enjoyment of other guests.  Professional photographers, please contact the office to coordinate your visit.

  • Artists are always welcome.  Please contact our office to coordinate your visit.  

  • Please follow any requests made by our Garden staff.

  • Visit the Garden often and please leave the Garden as you found it!