Who we are
We are a collaboration of individuals dedicated to engaging our visitors in learning about plants, preserving Thelma and Charles Mercer’s legacy by providing financial support to Mercer Botanic Gardens, inspiring future generations, and continuing the rebuilding of Mercer Botanic Gardens following the devastation of Hurricane Harvey. We are a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization partnering with Mercer Botanic Gardens.
To reach The Mercer Society, please call 713-274-4166.
Mercer Botanic Gardens is Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Admission to the gardens is always free.
22306 Aldine Westfield Road
Humble, Texas 77338
Key structural damages resulted following both the April 18, 2016 Tax-Day Flood and Hurricane Harvey. Access to Storey Lake, long a favorite destination for visitors, with its striking pavilion, fountain jets and delightful turtles that beg for treats, was barred and still remains so.Donate Now to Rebuild Mercer!
Ever-changing botanical beauty, horticultural displays, and programs will inspire you to visit Mercer Botanic Gardens often. Becoming a member not only gives you many valuable benefits, but also gives you a sense of being a part of this botanical treasure. Our members are essential to the Garden's sustainable growth and continuing success.Join Today
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Help the staff at Mercer Botanic Gardens plant a new strawberry patch this spring! Following the strawberry planting, visit our […]
Join a casual conversation with Marilyn O’Connor, the Herb Lady, and discuss ways to incorporate herbs into your garden year-round. […]
Clinton and Michelle Pustejovsky of Texas Snakes present an interactive class on how to identify snakes, snake safety, and what […]
Learn about the collections housed at the Mercer Botanical Center and exciting facts about plants and their habitats. Presented by […]
April 4, 2018
As part of ExxonMobile’s employee Earth Day salute, approximately 50 ExxonMobil’s employees will volunteer at Mercer Botanic Gardens on April […]
February 22, 2018
Say hello to our newest arrival, a John Deere Utility Vehicle. In late November, The Mercer Society received notification […]
January 18, 2018
Our First Annual Mercer Valentine’s Day Rose Plant Event was a huge success so we wish to take a […]
December 4, 2017
The Mercer Society Gift and Plant Shoppe has reopened at 400 Main Street in Old Town Spring while restoration work […]