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Address: 3094 North Winn Road, Decorah, IA 52101
Phone Number: (563) 382-5990
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Amazing Place!!

Seed Savers is an Amazing place to visit. Take your time looking through all of different kinds of seeds available to purchase. Take your time as you take a hike through the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Decorah, Iowa
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Decorah, Iowa
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103 reviews 103 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Seed Savers is an Amazing place to visit. Take your time looking through all of different kinds of seeds available to purchase. Take your time as you take a hike through the rolling acres. Take your time in the gardens. Amazing place to visit!!

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Antioch, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Love shopping here. Great selection and variety of seeds! Always look forward to spring time and shopping here!

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Dubuque, Iowa
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84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Northeastern Iowa is a great place for a weekend vacation. There is a lot to see that does not take a lot of time to enjoy. This is one of those places. The idea of seed savers I found intriguing. This is a great place to take kids--a fantastic learning experience. It's also a wonderful place for gardeners planning what... More 

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Inverness, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Seed Savers is a little bit off the beaten path but well worth the effort to go to. The gardens are just beautiful and a photographers delight!! ( My husband got to try out his brand new lens !) We really enjoyed out time in the little gift shop, tons of fabulous seeds to pick from and I especially loved... More 

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Decorah, Iowa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Seed Saver's is one of our family faves. The grounds are so pretty and covered with beautiful plants. Walk the paths to find fun wild life like little green toads. Don't forget to feed the chickens!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We visited last summer during the Heirloom Tomato festival and I was very impressed by the beauty of the gardens and grounds. The gift shop is filled with things you'll want to buy, including a great selection of seeds, dried beans for cooking, books, and clothing items. We took a hayride that was being offered that day to the pasture... More 

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Iowa City, IA
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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Enjoyed the lovely fall garden, and got some 2014 seeds on sale. Great prep for next spring. Got Christmas beans as gifts for pals and will return to hike the trails. A very pleasant show room.

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Coralville, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We have been ordering seeds from Seed Savers Exchange for years and were happy to finally visit. The farm is so pretty, set in a verdant, quiet valley. The shop has lots of nice gift items, and of course, seeds! The woman manning the shop was friendly and informative. We were the last visitors of the day. The sun was... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

On the way to Decorah we stopped at Seed Savers to see the gift shop and gardens. They also have lovely walking paths. I would go again.

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Muncie, Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

And frankly, that should be anyone who eats. Just a few miles outside of charming Decorah, IA, Seed Savers Exchange is a non-profit organization that is focused on preserving and disseminating heirloom varieties of plants--fruits, vegetables, herbs, flowers, etc. Seed-saving as an activity was commonplace many years ago; however, it seems to be a lost skill. Visiting Seed Savers is... More 

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