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Hidden Treasure (beautiful arboretum for free)

It is a beautiful quiet place with easy parking and not a lot of people. It is easy to spend one... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
traveller5942
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Very nice

Nice area to mellow out and walk around in. Lots of different Rose's and benches to relax. The... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Jim K
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a beautiful quiet place with easy parking and not a lot of people. It is easy to spend one hour or so just to walk around. There is a sign about ‘no dogs allowed in the garden’. But there are many dogs walkers...More

Thank traveller5942
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice area to mellow out and walk around in. Lots of different Rose's and benches to relax. The little Lilly pond was very nice. Very relaxing

Thank Jim K
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This has to go on your must see list. Easy to get to, easy parking and safe area. The rose gardens display a mind blowing experience in rose viewing and also offers a wide variety of other flowers all by a creek that all adds...More

Thank Stanley H
Reviewed August 27, 2018

As I write this it's August. That means that every Saturday Parkway Boulevard is parked solid with cars, including limousines, while bridal parties pose in the Rose Garden for picture-taking, a generations-old tradition in Allentown. The Rose Garden is a magical spot, with well maintained...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was a lovely stroll through the roses... a creek gently runs through it, statues and gazebos, perfect location for pictures for prom, weddings or whatever.

Thank katkief12552018
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

A really nice place for people that love flowers and rose. It’s really nice to walk around with the relaxing breeze from the small creek. The smell of some of the roses. And the best of all it’s really popular for photographers to do shoot...More

Thank Ana M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Grounds are beautiful, love walking the dog here. Running trail with workout stations. We had our wedding photos taken here, and many locals have their weddings here. Well manicured lawns, and lovely flowers in season.

Thank megan t
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Awesome. Well maintained. Loved it. Just a wonderful place to relax and take in the scenery. If you are into geocaching there are caches there.

Thank Jkononchik
Reviewed June 2, 2018

This stop was part of our road trip of gardens. I chose to stop here so we could stretch our legs in between the drive. I knew that it was unlikely all the roses would be blooming yet but we were pleasantly surprised that there...More

Thank lillious
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

It's the great place for jogging,walk-in , running .best time is morning and evening.natural beauty and bird are singing please go the summer time when rose is blooming .it's best time to visit June 15 or after.

Thank Kamrul H
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basketballchick
May 4, 2017|
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Response from tduncan525 | Reviewed this property |
July and August are the best time to view the roses
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rayh132
September 29, 2016|
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Response from laoshiphil | Reviewed this property |
No; it's all open !! There is formal parking on the far end; however I have also parked street side without incident !! (I drive Coach Bus and in the summer, bring wedding parties there for photos. I have never received a... More
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