Directions and Parking

Map Directions

Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center is located at 2111 West Park Avenue, Orange, TX 77630.

GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 30.103122˚; latitude: -93.752099˚

Directions from I-10 (East or West)

From Interstate 10, Exit 877/Hwy 87/16th Street. Follow the feeder road and turn right onto 16th Street. Travel 2 miles to West Park Avenue. Turn right and travel approximately 0.25 miles. The Shangri La main gate/pedestrian/restricted parking entrance will be on the left for pedestrian drop-off and/or restricted access parking for vehicles with a proper handicap designation.

Parking Information

Restricted Access/Handicapped Parking:

There is a restricted parking area located just inside the main gate of Shangri La at 2111 West Park Avenue for vehicles with proper handicap designation. This parking area also has one-hour parking for members designated “For Members Only, One Hour Parking”. This reserved parking permits members to have access to restricted parking for one hour during Shangri La’s posted hours of operation. Please note, however, parking spaces are subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed.

General Public Parking:

The main Shangri La Visitor Parking area is located on West Park Avenue across from the Restricted Access/Handicapped Parking and pedestrian gate entrances to Shangri La. There is also a municipal recreation area adjacent to the parking area that contains playground equipment and provides a picnic area.

Visitors should follow the signs along West Park Avenue. After parking, follow the sidewalk along West Park Avenue to the crosswalk at the intersection of West Park Avenue and 20th Street for access to the pedestrian entryway into Shangri La.

The pedestrian entrance is located directly in front of 20th street to the left down from the vehicular entrance gate into Shangri La.