Our Mission

Hatcher Garden and Woodland Preserve, Inc. exists to provide a place where the public can come for inspiration, enjoyment, and education through the study of nature.

Our Vision

Our botanical garden aspires to be recognized regionally and nationally as a model and premier source of environmental education for children and adults and a haven of peace and beauty for the community and tourists alike.


Hatcher Garden and Woodland Preserve, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that operates on an annual budget that is raised every year from donations, grants, sponsorships, events, and educational programs.


1 of 3 South Carolina Member Gardens of the American Horticultural Society

Named “One of Ten Best Botanical Gardens in South Carolina”

#2 of “Things to Do in Spartanburg” on Trip Advisor