Welcome to Austin's only garden devoted to ancient plants! Located on 1.5 acres within Zilker Botanical Gardens, the Hartman Prehistoric Garden showcases plants with lineages ancient enough to have been contemporary with dinosaurs, such as palms, cycads, and ferns.
Whether you want an introduction to the Garden, to learn more about the plants and animals, or plan a visit, this web site will be a useful resource. The following links provide access to various features:
The Garden - An overview describing the features, history, and purpose of the Hartman Prehistoric Garden