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“Second Oldest Rose Garden in the USA” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Lake Harriet Rose Garden

Lake Harriet Rose Garden
4125 E Lake Harriet Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55409
612-370-4900
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Ranked #28 of 115 Attractions in Minneapolis
Type: Gardens
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Minneapolis
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Second Oldest Rose Garden in the USA”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Beautiful, peaceful, free. Right across from Lake Harriet. A lovely place to stroll through. The Peace Garden is right across the street from the Rose Garden so you can visit both. Open from 6 AM to 10 PM. Best roses are from July on.

Visited August 2012
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Otsego, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Great place for family photos!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Beautiful garden. It is a great place to have famiy photos taken. It also is a great place to walk around and enjoy the garden.

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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Weekday peace and beauty”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Always free, an oasis from the hustle and bustle at the lake just down the street, especially during weekdays.
My kids love it. My elderly parents loved it. When flowers are blooming, a mystical place - and some great scents. Visit often and enjoy the season changes, flowers or not.

Visited September 2012
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Winnipeg
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Lovely garden”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

We enjoyed walking around the rose garden after our supper.
We also like the exotic plants and herbs and spices at the end of the garden.

Visited September 2012
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Such a small rose garden”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

I guess that when you move from a country where has extrodinary flowers compare to that, this rose garden is just an ok place. But it is nice to go for a walk tho, especially on a saturday morning, across the garden there is the peace garden where you can see a lot of yoga practitioners have morning yoga in the garden! it is lovely!

Visited October 2012
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