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Bickelhaupt Arboretum

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340 S 14th St, Clinton, IA 52732-5432
+1 563-242-4771
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Well Maintained

The arboretum is well maintained. Parking lot is right at the entry to the arboretum. We were... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2017
BKCK
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Peoria, IL
A great place to take an early morning walk

Enjoyed finding the names of trees and plants that I would like to have in my own garden/yard. It... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2017
CJAJ19471950
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Pella
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340 S 14th St, Clinton, IA 52732-5432
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Reviewed June 23, 2017

The arboretum is well maintained. Parking lot is right at the entry to the arboretum. We were there in early evening and small gnats swarmed around our heads - - we didn't get very far into the arboretum and had to leave.

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

Enjoyed finding the names of trees and plants that I would like to have in my own garden/yard. It was a beautiful summer morning with no other people around.

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Reviewed May 21, 2017

This is a great and unexpected attraction for Clinton. It is wonderfully developed and maintained in an area of about a half mile by a quarter mile. It is a great spot for weddings, picnics, group gatherings. It has an amazing display of flowers, herbs,...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

I am fortunate to have the arboretum a short walk from my home. It is always peaceful, always beautiful, and the plants and trees seem to change daily as the seasons progress. There is no charge to visit, which is truly amazing as any other...More

Thank Carol M
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Beautiful, peaceful, educational place. I saw my first bluebird here! A sea of dafodils in the Spring, Lovely color in the Fall, Summer herb garden. Great fro kids to learn about nature first hand

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Reviewed September 30, 2016

This is a hidden gem. It is a place for those who are able to hike up and down. We did a lot of walking off the paths and on the grass. Trees are well labeled and there are some other gardens along the paths....More

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

I have been to a couple other arboretums in Iowa so that kind of spoiled this for me, as they are a lot nicer. However, this one was free and I had to pay for the others. I think if they did have people pay...More

Thank Bonnie S
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

The Arb is my favorite place in the whole city! I love to walk through the beautiful grounds that feature over 2,000 trees, shrubs and conifers of all sizes. Birds of all kinds call this 14-acre gem home. Stop by anytime from dawn until dusk...More

Thank Anne S
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Reviewed June 15, 2016

Our son took his prom date to the arboretum for pictures. A tribute to the beauty of the place was the fact that there must have been a couple hundred people there. Boys in tuxes, girls in gorgeous dresses and family and friends all posing...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2016

Good way to see different species of plants, especially Hostas. Not as pristine and well kept as it has been in the past but still worth a look!

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Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge to take photos. The Arb is open during daylight hours. Make yourself at home!
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