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Christmas lights

For the small entrance fee, the night time walk is peaceful and great for reflection photography... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
Scott S
Christmas/Holidays light show

It was amazing! Loved it! Had stuff for the whole family! The lights were spectacular, beautiful... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

For the small entrance fee, the night time walk is peaceful and great for reflection photography, and just to relax.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Scott S
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

It was amazing! Loved it! Had stuff for the whole family! The lights were spectacular, beautiful and very festive. The huge train inside was just awesome, my kids loved it. Santa, cookies and hot cocoa. They even had hotdogs, coffee and more. I would love...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tour825675
Reviewed December 21, 2018

Many towns have drive through lights, but this is the only walk through wonderland. The lights are placed with care, professionally and painstakingly placed on the garden’s trees, shrubs, walls and walkways. Colored luminaries direct the flow of traffic so it is easy to follow...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SeniorTravelerTF
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Beautifully decorated for the holidays with thousands of lights across all the gardens. This place was beautiful, I can't imagine the grandeur of the space in full bloom. I will certainly need to return in the future.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chouckadventure
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

For a small fee of $5 per person, this holiday light display is a great value and would definitely recommend. It does attract a large crowd but the garden is large and has no problems accommodating everyone. There are lights hanging from trees and sculptures....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarriedGuyWithKids
Reviewed November 7, 2018

This botanical garden is just amazing! So well kept. Beautiful year round. Even in the winter, they have an amazing Christmas lights display that is so fun to see. They even bring in real reindeer. Great for all ages! It is Top notch for all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank addasun2018
Reviewed October 20, 2018

These botanical gardens are located next to a golf course and a historic trail in a safe and spacious neighborhood. They are about a Mile away from the I-39/90. No cost Parking is available. Knowledgeable staff maintains these gardens. Visitor enjoy calm, serene stress free...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JSK3947
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The flowers and shrubs are beautiful. I loved the little streams pouring over rocks and the statuary. It was also very helpful to have the placards telling you about what you were looking at. The Fantasy Frog display was educational, even to me as an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Grammanator
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The Christmas light display Rotary puts on every year is absolutely beautiful. A lot of people put a lot of time and hard work into all of this. Kuddos to all of those who volunteer to make this happen.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank mlmadi13
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Wasn't sure what would be blooming in mid September but paid our 7.00 each to go.Very impressive especially when you take the time to look at the before and after pictures so you can see how much work was done and is still being done.It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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May 23, 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
October 2, 2016|
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Response from threegirlsmomWI | Reviewed this property |
No. Unless it is a service animal.
March 1, 2015|
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Response from Waterbabyme63 | Property representative |
Yes, we are open year-round. Thank you for asking.