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Bookworm Gardens

1415 Campus Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53081-3183
+1 920-287-7895
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Fun spot for everyone!!!

It's a shame to say, that there were no kids along on the trip, but we still had a wonderful time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Spencer, Iowa
via mobile
Super adorable

Took my god kids for a fun afternoon. We had so much fun walking through the different storybooks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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Open seasonally, May 1- Oct. 31. Botanic Garden based on children's literature in Sheboygan, WI.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (38 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1415 Campus Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53081-3183
+1 920-287-7895
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a shame to say, that there were no kids along on the trip, but we still had a wonderful time exploring. It was super fun and we had the opportunity to relive memories from our childhood. Definitely a great place to stop and explore!!!

Thank JDenoble
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my god kids for a fun afternoon. We had so much fun walking through the different storybooks. Highly recommend this place for anyone that has small kids in their lives.

Thank dnickley
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a must see place to go!!! The landscaping is beautiful and the stories are created so well and brought to life!! My daughter and I took my granddaughter there several times and we never get tired of this place because it is so...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped overnight in Sheboygan primarily to visit the Bookworm Gardens & was not disappointed. Even for an adult without children, this place is wonderful. Around every corner is another surprise! The gazebo is a highlight, as is the Little House cabin (which unfortunately was...More

Thank katetahirah
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Honestly not sure who had more fun, our daughter or us! It was awesome to see these children stories come alive. And learn about books we've never read also. It is free but you will definitely want to leave a donation!

Thank Traci R
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a special place created and developed with the vision of a natural landscape gardener with an eye to books of appeal to children. It is a restful--and exciting- place which continues to grow--at the edge of a university campus--which has charm and appeal...More

Thank CuriousWisconsin
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time. With something for the whole family. Gardens for the gardening Papa, playhouses for the Nana, books to read for the book lovers.

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

At the advice of my son and his family, my wife and I stopped by to visit this family attraction. We're glad we did! Located near the UW and Accuity campuses on the southwest side, this wonderfully creative showplace for children's stories is a landscape...More

Thank X5927VUdavidm
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Went to Bookworm on Monday morning in September. School buses were there already but the place is large and there was plenty of room. Loved the hands on exhibits and was totally amazed at the large varieties and beautiful and fascinating sculptures. More to see...More

Thank Snickman
Reviewed 6 September 2017

First of all, this is so much better then you will expect. Plan to stay a while and dream your hours away playing in your favorite storybooks come to life. I could not rave about this place enough. Hidden gems are everywhere and kids will...More

Thank EarthBaby
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Stella W
3 September 2016|
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Response from Debbie I | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I've never seen any. There's steps going into the main entrance; you'd have to go around the bus to enter. The ground isn't the smoothest in many areas. I've gone with a stroller, but you'd probably have to stay... More
7 April 2015|
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Response from zipitdedo | Reviewed this property |
May 1 thru Oct, 31 they are open.