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Munsinger Gardens

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Address: Kilian Blvd., Saint Cloud, MN
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+1 320-257-5959
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Located along the scenic Mississippi River, these gardens are known for...

Located along the scenic Mississippi River, these gardens are known for their shade-loving plants including numerous hostas and ferns.

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Exquisite formal gardens and relaxed in formal gardens on a river setting.

The formal gardens would rank with any large European estate garden in variety and beauty. The informal area along the river is a very relaxed peaceful walk.

Reviewed December 27, 2015
Jon D
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

The formal gardens would rank with any large European estate garden in variety and beauty. The informal area along the river is a very relaxed peaceful walk.

Thank Jon D
Saint Joseph, Minnesota
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Reviewed December 26, 2015

We sit or stroll along the garden for endless hours every summer and fall. The flowers go on forever and the fountains and statues are just as amazing. Whenever we have friends or family visit from outside the area we offer to take them to these beautiful gardens and they are never disappointed.

Thank cjbridal
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Reviewed December 19, 2015

I used to live in St. Cloud and would especially recommend visiting the Munsinger Gardens in the summertime or early fall! Just beautiful and peaceful walking around!

Thank Eyrun J
Saint Cloud
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

What a great place to go for a relaxing walk. And lots of spots to sit and watch the Mississippi River flow by.

Thank Larry&Debbie
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

We visit often during the Summer and enjoy each and every visit. It is is fun to follow the subtle changes in the flowers as we progress through the growing season.

Thank Richard H
St. Cloud, MN
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Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

This is one of the jewel areas if St. Cloud. Several different gardens, with plenty of different colors and walking baths. Quick access to the Mississippi river and a small little gift show. It's nice that St. Cloud offers this.

Thank smartman89
Saint Joseph, United States
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Reviewed November 22, 2015

This is the gem of St. Cloud. Located along the Mississippi River it's a series of gardens and fountains both on the hill, and down the hill along the Mississippi River. Trails meander through the gardens, taking you through a variety of floral displays. Right next to Munsinger is the Clemens Rose Garden, which features nothing but roses. This is... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Reviewed November 9, 2015

This is a beautiful garden with a scenic riverside location. It makes a fun day trip from the Twin cities. I love the contrast between the sunny formal upper garden and the winding paths of the shady lower garden. Bring a picnic, or go into St Cloud for lunch. Plus it's free (but make a donation if you love it)

Thank kay k
Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
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Reviewed October 26, 2015

this garden is a must see you cannot imagine how huge it is I love the river and I appreciate all the work people put into this garden every year

Thank Dori B
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Reviewed October 7, 2015

We were here at the end of September, yet the gardens were still beautiful and full of color. We had a relaxing walk in a wonderful setting.

Thank Jamie8484

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