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Rotary Botanical Gardens

1455 Palmer Dr, Janesville, WI 53545-5215
+1 608-752-3885
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Hidden Gem

I only live an hour away from Janesville, but these gardens aren't well known outside of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CCSconsin
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Excellent Place to See

This place is great. Tons of flowers and plants. Wait until the summer months to visit. Well worth... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jaycocamper55
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Janesville, Wisconsin
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1455 Palmer Dr, Janesville, WI 53545-5215
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+1 608-752-3885
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"japanese garden"
in 24 reviews
"holiday light show"
in 16 reviews
"light display"
in 8 reviews
"themed areas"
in 4 reviews
"flowers and plants"
in 8 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 7 reviews
"adirondack chairs"
in 3 reviews
"large pond"
in 3 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful place to visit"
in 7 reviews
"small fee"
in 4 reviews
"nice gift shop"
in 4 reviews
"admission fee"
in 3 reviews
"rose garden"
in 5 reviews
"take pictures"
in 5 reviews
"take your time"
in 3 reviews
"once a year"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I only live an hour away from Janesville, but these gardens aren't well known outside of the immediate area. They are fantastic, and I'll be sure to return in the late summer once everything is in bloom. There's a reasonable entry fee, considering the quality...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great. Tons of flowers and plants. Wait until the summer months to visit. Well worth the $5.00 admit fee.

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

and visit the beautiful Rotary Botanical Gardens -- you will be in awe of this world of flowers, etc.

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Beautiful place to visit when you’re in Janesville. If you’re looking for a place to immerse yourself in nature, this is it!

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

First time checking out the Christmas lights at the Rotary Gardens- very very nice- it was a beautiful night to walk through the lights, will return this summer

Thank Barb N
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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

During the Christmas season, the light display here is simply marvelous. You can see the entire display in about an hour, so this isn't something that will take an entire evening. Definitely a great experience for anyone during the holiday season - looking forward to...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018

We visited the Rotary Gardens in December for their light show. It was amazing. The volunteers do a fantastic job of putting together the show. Everywhere you looked it was lit up. Definitely worth the admission.

Thank Mary L
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Reviewed December 25, 2017

A must experience to be had!! The gardens are amazing during Christmas with millions of lights, colors reflections. Beautifully decorated with set scenes, reflections and cheer!! We meet with family for dinner and then take the shuttle to the park each Christmas.

Thank Whynottodays
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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

What a great light show. Set up perfectly and run by many volunteers backed by staff. They are all very helpful and add to the cheer. The light show was fantastic! You should not miss it!

Thank Gary A
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Reviewed December 23, 2017

This is a must for any age!. The light show at Christmas is an absolute must!. It's absolutely beautiful!.

Thank holeinone44
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misrosie
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
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Joan D
October 2, 2016|
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Response from threegirlsmomWI | Reviewed this property |
No. Unless it is a service animal.
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743emily
March 1, 2015|
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Response from Waterbabyme63 | Property representative |
Yes, we are open year-round. Thank you for asking.
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