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Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary

1940 Glenwood Pkwy, and Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55422-3866
+1 612-370-4903
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Tranquil beauty

Beautiful, peaceful spot to walk and quiet your mind in the heart of the city. I love to get a... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
J_Girl_SP
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Peaceful and pretty

A lovely place to contemplate life. Fresh. Open. Abundant wildflowers. Seasonal attraction... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Ann S
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1940 Glenwood Pkwy, and Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55422-3866
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Beautiful, peaceful spot to walk and quiet your mind in the heart of the city. I love to get a coffee and come here to walk or sit and journal.

Thank J_Girl_SP
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A lovely place to contemplate life. Fresh. Open. Abundant wildflowers. Seasonal attraction. Easy to find and great to experience. Not only is the natural world great but so are the man made structures.

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary is a great place for those interested in nature. It features several different types of gardens including a wooded area, swampy area, and a full-sun area full of sunflowers. It's great to check out the park in...More

Thank summerleisure
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Many lovely paths to walk through nature. In the spring there are many lovely wild flowers as are there throughout the summer and fall. Fun to see at different times of the year.

Thank wanttobetraveler
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great place to spend serene time, enjoying native plants and relaxing scenery! I love that there is so much info offered here along with guided tours

Thank scott e
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Beautiful garden right in Minneapolis. Has about a mile of trails. Changes with the seasons. Quiet amidst the city bustle

Thank F6717PGkarens
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Peaceful, wild, beautiful - a way to get away from the city but to stay in the city. Good especially in the spring when the wild flowers burst into bloom.

Thank MNKate2016
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

This was a beautiful park--well-kept, easy to traverse, quiet, clean, large enough to get a good hour's worth of walking in, small enough not to get lost. There's also an education cabin on site, which is worth the visit. Most of the path is wood...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 18 May 2016

It was a lovely Sunday, perfect for strolling through the garden. We didn't see much color, but it was peaceful and pleasant. A map and in hand would have been helpful so you know which paths to follow. Print one at home. And know your...More

Thank bryantaveMinneapolis
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is a private garden s that is somewhat quaint,it restful, quiet lovely to lay your eyes on. Wide variety of plant scapes.

Thank M G
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Bearcat57
Saw someone already asked about bringing their dog but couldn't find a yes or no. Is it permissible to bring a dog on leash?
3 March 2017|
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Response from summerleisure | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed in the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden & Bird Sanctuary. There are signs at both gates to enter the garden stating this.
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klmozes
Is there a fee to visit?
11 August 2016|
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Response from lbhtd | Reviewed this property |
no
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Roe090
Will I actually see butterflies?
7 May 2016|
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Response from M G | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are butterflies,ie Monarchs to be seen.
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