TRACK RAIN: Use CBS 6 Interactive Radar
SIGN UP TO GET WTVR.COM HEADLINES DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden offers free admission after Dallas tragedy, violence

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

RICHMOND, Va. — In the wake of the disturbing violence in our nation, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is offering free admission.

“In light of the events that have affected our world in recent, months, weeks and days: If it would be of help to you to enter the Garden for free, please do so,” reads a sign at the garden.

Folks posted their thanks on the garden’s Facebook page.

“Thanks for free admission today! My family and I needed it!!” Angie Pangie posted.

The garden is offering free admission through Sunday.

Lewis Ginter was voted one of the nation’s best botanical gardens by USA Today.