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McCrory Gardens

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Address: 631 22nd Ave, Box 2140A, Brookings, SD 57007-0004
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Wonderful display of spring flowers.

The tulips were amazing. I really like pasqueflowers​ and they were wonderful. I saw a wisteria for the first time and the look is unique. Daffodils and hyacynth were in bloom... read more

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Lee, IL
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Lee, IL
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65 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tulips were amazing. I really like pasqueflowers​ and they were wonderful. I saw a wisteria for the first time and the look is unique. Daffodils and hyacynth were in bloom. There were some hellebores in bloom as well. This garden is a great show piece for LEED archetecture, rainwater control and use of straw as a building element. I... More 

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Raymond, United States
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10 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

There is a lot to see at this garden. There is good information as well as tours available to learn all you want and more. It is very beautiful.

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Thank Todd R
tucson
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous and relaxing. I go every time I come. A must see ! A great picture spot . Summer time is much better when everything is in bloom.

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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147 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Gardens are easy to find and not far from the Interstate highway. They are well kept and have a wide variety of trees and flowers. Definitely worth seeing. A wonderful stroll.

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Omaha
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244 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The garden is a great place to see well adapted trees shrubs vines and flowers which do well in eastern South Dakota. The design of the gardens dates back to the 1970s and includes a number of outdoor spaces as well as an extensive arboretum that covers a very large area. There are beautiful flower gardens as well as other... More 

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Salem, South Dakota
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56 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Amazing spring, summer and fall colors. If you are looking for places to take Senior, kid or family photos, this place should be considered. The fall colors this year were amazing. In the fall, before the first big freeze you can take advantage of the summer blooms and blossoms as well as the changing tree colors.

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Castle Danger, Minnesota, United States
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43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

An incredible garden to explore. It was a bit buggy in places due to seasonal weather but it well worth the time and money to visit these unique and well kept gardens.

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Thank Liam R
Whitewood, South Dakota
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5 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016

McCrory Gardens is well worth the time to visit. Absolutely beautiful grounds to stroll through and enjoy the many different flowers, shrubs and landscaping. Perfect place for an outdoor special event.

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Clinton, North Carolina
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40 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We happened to go on a day when admission wasn't charged, but it's worth the visit even if admission was charged. The gardens are well kept and it's like walking through scenes out of a novel.

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44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We love taking the kids here. They love to walk through and look at all the different flowers and plants. Great place to take family photos also.

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