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Wellfield Botanic Gardens

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Safe lovely place to walk.

Everyone must be member or guest of member and enter/exit through building. LOts of lovely trees... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nigel C
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Elkhart, Indiana
Beautiful hidden gem in Elkhart

There are some great events out here during the summer months. Go to their website to check out the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John D
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Elkhart, Indiana
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The Mission of Wellfield Botanic Gardens is to celebrate the inseparable relationship between water and life, inspire creativity and lifelong learning, foster stewardship of our natural world, and grow community. A Brief History: The Elkhart Rotary...more
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1011 N Main St, Elkhart, IN 46514-3279
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone must be member or guest of member and enter/exit through building. LOts of lovely trees, flowers, wildlife and man made interesting things to see. They keep it interesting. Events throughout the year. Members gets free or discounted entry. Entertainment, food, exhibits, etc This particular...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nigel C
Eric G, Manager at Wellfield Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the rating and for sharing your experience, Nigel, we appreciate that. To clarify, the public is welcome, but if not a member or guest of a member per their membership benefits (or member at an AHS Reciprocal Garden), there is a standard admission...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some great events out here during the summer months. Go to their website to check out the schedule. It is truly beautiful and something you would not expect to be in the middle of Elkhart.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John D
Eric G, Manager at Wellfield Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for that rating and review, John, we really appreciate you helping to share what Wellfield has to offer. Glad you enjoyed your experience! - Eric Garton, executive director

Reviewed 13 January 2019

This is a treasure; something to be cherished for decades to come. Take time to stroll the gardens and schedule a return visit to enjoy live music during the summer Groovin' In The Gardens series every Thursday night at 7pm.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Extremely nice botanical gardens to stroll thru. Beautiful displays arranged thru out the whole property. A must if you like flower and plant displays !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michael F
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Our family loves coming to Wellfield and with each season you see new beauty.They just continue to add more for everyone to enjoy.If you get a chance you should spend some time exploring.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Eric G, Executive Director at Wellfield Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks so much for your visit and we're so happy you enjoyed. We'll continue to create fresh, new experiences :)

Reviewed 3 September 2018

My wife and I enjoyed sauntering through the various displays and garden areas on a sunny Sunday. The flowers and plants are well-cared for. We were surprised to find multiple paths and trails throughout. The "in progress" sections were intriguing and did not distract from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Eric G, Executive Director at Wellfield Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Thanks for your visit and comments! Hope you can back another time and see us grow :)

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Very nice display and will be one of the best when finished. It is still a good place to visit, so go ahead now

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

2017 was the first year for the Christmas walks. Cookies and hot coffee and cocoa were great. This will only get better each year!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The only times the kids took their phones out was to take photos. Beautiful landscaping and artistic features. One of Michiana's gems. This place is bigger than just the City of Elkhart.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shane F
Eric G, Manager at Wellfield Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thanks, Shane! Glad we were able to help the family "unplug". :-)

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Lovely paved walking paths to stroll on combined with beautifully manicured flowerbeds and tranquil water views. Fantastic place to rest and relax at.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from 12NancyG | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall from my visit, but I have contacted them about to ask other questions, and they are very responsive and helpful. I would try either emailing them or calling. Phone: 574-266-2006
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