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Rotary Botanical Gardens

1455 Palmer Dr, Janesville, WI 53545-5215
+1 608-752-3885
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What a wonderful time we had. Recommend taking the free shuttle to and from cars as it is way too... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Very beautiful

Very beautiful and worth the trip. We went to a wedding in one of the many gardens. Great place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janesville, Wisconsin
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1455 Palmer Dr, Janesville, WI 53545-5215
+1 608-752-3885
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful time we had. Recommend taking the free shuttle to and from cars as it is way too congested with parking. The shuttle was fast and very convenient. Purchase your tickets on line if you want to breeze through the lines. They had...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautiful and worth the trip. We went to a wedding in one of the many gardens. Great place for a wedding.

Thank maryalonso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the second night of their Holiday Light Festival and were blown away by the number of lights, the displays! What an uplifting experience. Have never seen anything like it. Worth the 40 mile drive and haven't stopped telling people about it. GREAT...More

Thank Herbert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This years version of the light show is bigger and better than ever and still only a $5.00 fee to enter. A very large crowd was on hand for the 1st evening with the weather in the low 50's. The parking lot was full and...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our afternoon looking at all the displays of flowers and seeing some that we hadn't seen before The gardens take a lot of work and it shows that the volunteers take pride in the gardens We will go back again because i would...More

Thank Donald G
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

A stroll through the gardens helps put your mind at ease and your soul rejuvenated. What they do there every year is incredible

Thank Shane D
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Disclosure-we are members and generally volunteer when we are at the gardens. We decided to walk through the exhibits on a sunny day. Hats off to Mark and the regular staff and volunteers. Plants are well marked and the grounds well maintained. We walked alongside...More

Thank TM B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Passing through Wisconsin on a trip to Michigan. This was a lovely stop. So many different gardens, i.e., Japanese, shade, hummingbird, etc. These gardens are a must see for the Christmas holidays (they were putting up Christmas lights).

Thank K_J-Traveling
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Rotary Botanical Gardens and I am wondering why it took us so long to get there. Even in October, with so many plants on their last legs, the gardens were gorgeous. There is a wide variety of types...More

Thank Travel1952
Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you have never had a chance to go here you are really missing out, they go all out in the theme's and the flowers are just beautiful. Kids really enjoy going here allot of activities for children

Thank Donna W
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23 May 2017|
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Response from Ron W | Reviewed this property |
There are many places to sit throughout the gardens as well as some seating inside the building near the Cottage Garden Gallery gift shop. Most paths are level and easy to navigate. Admission is $7.00 unless you are a member... More
Joan D
2 October 2016|
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Response from threegirlsmomWI | Reviewed this property |
No. Unless it is a service animal.
2 March 2015|
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Response from Waterbabyme63 | Property representative |
Yes, we are open year-round. Thank you for asking.