The Founders Memorial Garden, located in Athens, Georgia on the campus of the University of Georgia, is a 2 1/2 acre garden that memorializes America's first garden club - The Ladies Garden Club of Athens - which was founded in 1891. It was begun in 1936 by the Garden Club of Georgia, and was completed in 1946.
It includes an arboretum, formal boxwood garden, a perennial garden, and two courtyards.
The garden is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Admission is free.