Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum
The new Visitors Center project included the complete renovation and adaptive re-use of the former maintenance facility for the Botanical Gardens. The renovated facility includes spaces for reception, gift shop, meetings, education, indoor and outdoor events, catering kitchen and restrooms.
- Site improvements include upgrade to existing drive to create a new public entrance to the gardens, a new parking area with accessible pathways, and new landscaping and exterior lighting.
- The award winning design, by De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop, Includes a custom fabricated aluminum mesh façade, large glass curtain wall openings and entrances and a suspended 24” deep, scalloped wood ceiling treatment.
Client: Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum
Project Type: Project Management Services