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Rockome Gardens - CLOSED

125 N County Road 425E, Arcola, IL 61910-3756
+1 217-268-2300
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This place was beautiful

I loved Rockome when it still existed and visited several times. Unfortunately, Rockome Gardens... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
Chicago, Illinois
Rockome Garden Closed

You need to update your site since this attraction no longer exists. I visited this attraction many... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
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Aikman Wildlife Adventure is a family owned/operated wildlife sanctuary in Arcola, IL. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of life possible to all wildlife in need, while maintaining a family friendly environment through interaction, education, conservation and by creating an experience of a lifetime. You are welcome to take your vehicle or our wagon through our drive through portion of the park and visit our walk through portion of the park as well.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good18%
  • Average25%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible13%
7 Jul 2016
“This place was beautiful”
7 Jul 2016
“Rockome Garden Closed”
125 N County Road 425E, Arcola, IL 61910-3756
+1 217-268-2300

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

I loved Rockome when it still existed and visited several times. Unfortunately, Rockome Gardens didn't survive the Obama economy and lack of tourism. Rockome Foods is still open in the parking lot and owned by, Sam, a local and sweetheart. The park transformed and is...More

5  Thank JJRiann
Reviewed 7 July 2016

You need to update your site since this attraction no longer exists. I visited this attraction many times in the past. The location is now a new Wildlife Park attraction.

1  Thank yolandat186
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I have went here numerous times it never fails to impress me. I love it and will keep going every couple of months due to working in the area and knowing I need to have a pretty place to come to relax and recharge for...More

3  Thank debrah34
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I enjoyed my walk yesterday after a horse ride on a parking with one of an amish boy. The place was closed but I entered the spot because the gate was open, it was at 4 pm. I liked what I saw an old American...More

1  Thank Desert G
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Sadly, Rockome Gardens is closed, possibly for good. However, Rockome Foods, which is not and never was owned by the same people as Rockome, is still open and well worth the visit. Very nice store with lots of local items to buy. Great deli; they...More

6  Thank MarthaSY
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Was very disappointed to find that all attractions are closed with nothing posted on the signs passed on the way there. The store was still open but it's mostly just food shipped in, not Amish made as one would think

4  Thank jblair74
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Came from KY to see this place and they are closed for good. Very disappointing but they have a Amish store there on the place to buy a lot of great foods and the lady was nice enough to let me walk just out the...More

5  Thank Donna C
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I finally talked my husband into driving out to Arcola, IL to see the Rockome Gardens. I was very disappointed to they are closed for the 2015 season.

7  Thank Purplegram
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

They are not going to open at all this summer and may be closing forever. This was a real disappointment, and there are no signs to indicate this until you drive all the way there and look at a small paper sign at the ticket...More

31  Thank Kiwi C
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Been here a couple of times, and I really don't get it. I understand that it may be closing down in the near future and can't say that I am totally surprised. There are a number of nice places to visit in the area, but...More

4  Thank Scott S
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