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We visited this rose garden rather late in the season so there really wasn't much to see, but in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Breathtaking Floral Display

This park is FREE! A great place for a picnic, sitting in the sun or shade to read a book, or... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Jose, California
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Taylor and Spring Sts., San Jose, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this rose garden rather late in the season so there really wasn't much to see, but in season, it must be truly amazing.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is FREE! A great place for a picnic, sitting in the sun or shade to read a book, or taking a stroll through the fabulous rows of roses.

Thank Stefani1220
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The rose garden and the adjoining heritage orchard are very, very special, as it the river trail. However, the City of San Jose is not taking care of this area, or of another park we visited (Kelley Park, which houses the Japanese Garden). And apparently...More

2  Thank jabberspot
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Went there with friends walk. It was beautiful and relaxing. You can smell the different rose aromas.

Thank L1201AAlindag
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Master Gardeners organized this event in Spring. It was so much fun meeting with like-minded folk who dedicate their time to beautifying Silicon Valley. But after 2 hours in the sun I had to call it a day - tiring!

Thank Sateesh L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Nice view of Roses most of the year. Its right in the heart if south bay area. Closer to most cities in santaclara county

Thank Muthu R
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I visited at a time when the Municipal Rose Garden was in full bloom - and yet this garden was past peak bloom on all but a few bushes. Beautiful blooms is not the point of this garden. A visitor is compensated two ways -...More

2  Thank seggerman
Reviewed 24 April 2018

The roses were breathtaking. The grounds and roses are very well taken care of. It was peaceful and beautiful and perfect setting for a picnic.

Thank Krichins
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My husband and I take our picnic dinner in the summer time and spread out a blanket and enjoy the roses. Wonderful oasis in the middle of the hustle and bustle.

Thank helenlF8021BD
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Bring a camera...this lush and diverse Rose Garden is a do not miss...picnics are a great idea in this huge park

1  Thank Kerry D
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23 April 2018|
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Response from Jill P | Property representative |
Late April and most of May is best. Before the first heat wave.
26 June 2016|
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Response from GrannyGo55 | Reviewed this property |
You can drive around the airport, left on Coleman Ave, then Left on W Taylor - or faster to exit onto highway 87 South (Guadalupe Pkwy). Right on W Taylor St exit. Gardens will to your left. The first garden is Guadalupe... More
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2 November 2015|
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Response from Jill P | Property representative |
Japantown is just over the Hwy 87 Bridge. Lots of great lunch places there.