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Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

3800 Arboretum Dr, Dubuque, IA 52001-1040
+1 563-556-2100
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Wow! What wonderfully unique and spacious gardens. The Japanese gardens were stunning with a pond... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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Mother's Day Celebration at the Arboretum

What a great time we had at the Arboretum on Mother's Day. So many things to do and the staff was... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Dubuque, Iowa
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3800 Arboretum Dr, Dubuque, IA 52001-1040
+1 563-556-2100
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! What wonderfully unique and spacious gardens. The Japanese gardens were stunning with a pond and several water features and the English gardens were gorgeously authentic. However, my favorite were the hosta gardens! Even though it was 90+ and humid the hosta gardens provided welcome...More

Thank tara_anne8
Reviewed 18 May 2017

What a great time we had at the Arboretum on Mother's Day. So many things to do and the staff was excellent! Cant' wait to see what happens next year.

Thank llamorte
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Great gardens. Plenty of different floral and fauna to go around. I have done a wedding here and it was beautiful, it's perfect for a shutterbug. It would be a great place to hold a family function, and even business picnic. Great for a stroll,...More

Thank Leftoverstardust
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My wife & I spent about an hour at the Arboretum & Botanical Gardens on a sunny & cool Saturday afternoon in late spring. Free admission (with donations welcome) make this place a good spot for a family visit or a last-minute diversion for singles...More

1  Thank JMCSTL
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We spent about an hour wandering around. Was beautiful, smelled wonderful, clean, and simply enjoyable. We will definitely go back if we are in the area again.

Thank Jamie F
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Very nice visit with family live music here the day we visited and the gardens were in full bloom the grand kids loved the pond with the live Goldfish

Thank Lee D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Some of the best touring exhibits in the state. We came a few years ago for their frog exhibit, wow! It was more than I expected!

Thank Azona50036
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is so good for a hike and is gorgeous! They also offer info on each of the plants and trees! Me and my family thought we passed it but it was actually in the back of aa neighborhood which I'm not complaining about the...More

Thank Cathrine138
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Hundreds of volunteers maintain and man the Dubuque Arboretum. A huge variety of roses, flowers, shrubs and trees all set in a well maintained property. Summer music entertainment, weddings and general nature enjoyment. Spend a few hours relaxing or walking around.

Thank Goodscout
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Always a stop. Especially for photos. Many weddings are held here and family photo sessions, due to the natural beauty. Very well kept

1  Thank Kristen P
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