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McCrory Gardens

631 22nd Ave, Box 2140A, Brookings, SD 57007-0004
+1 605-688-6707
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These gardens are a beautiful place to stroll around, and even if they are close to main roads, you... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2017
Lipadad
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Harleysville, Pennsylvania
Great place to visit

Rich experiencing holds meetings, seminars, exhibitions, exhibits in the place are really good to... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
mail2mmm20
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Brookings, South Dakota
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631 22nd Ave, Box 2140A, Brookings, SD 57007-0004
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631 22nd Ave, Box 2140A, Brookings, SD 57007-0004
+1 605-688-6707
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Reviewed November 18, 2017

These gardens are a beautiful place to stroll around, and even if they are close to main roads, you will not notice any traffic when inside. There are some formal garden rooms as well as naturalized areas. If you appreciate flowers as well as landscape...More

Thank Lipadad
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Rich experiencing holds meetings, seminars, exhibitions, exhibits in the place are really good to experience....

Thank mail2mmm20
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Too bad the highway is so close, but the love and pride put into these gardens is great. Welcoming staff and interesting activities organized

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Great place to take a leisurely walk and enjoy the beautiful flowers and nature. Also learned a bit about locally grown plants and flowers that I can use at my home. This is not a place to miss on a visit!!

Thank mleitheiser
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I have visited McCrory Gardens a few times and it is always an enjoyable time. It is a perfect place to have a picnic or simply walk around and enjoy the numerous flowers.

Thank Luis D
Reviewed August 8, 2017

To say the Garden is well kept would be an understatement. It is educational and beautifully laid out, showing native prairie flowers in a wonderful environment. It was free and amazing!

Thank rstonbrass
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Take a break from travels and stroll around the McCrory gardens with diversity of plants, shrubs, trees, and flowers. Great place to unwind.

Thank Brian G
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Great place for the family to enjoy the day. The gardens feature tons of flowers during spring, summer and fall seasons. Perfect place for a day picnic or just to have a nice walk through the garden.

Thank Luis D
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Well marked from the Interstate, lots of parking. Beautiful visitor center and gardens. We could have wandered around this lovely place for hours. Fascinating variety of plants and trees, all labeled and laid out in a very inviting manner. Don't miss the waterfall and squirrel...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

We were there for their special Mother's Day brunch and it was fantastic! Everyone enjoyed the food and gardens and we got a family picture which is a rare thing.

Thank Anabragahenebry
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mommajd123
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Chris S |
A Brief History Development of the formal gardens at the site now known as McCrory Gardens began in the early 1960s. Most of the original ornamental plant material used for research and teaching was located on SDSU's campus... More
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