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“Beautiful nature...”

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden
Ranked #8 of 35 things to do in Rockford
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Owner description: This year-round garden, which started as a commercial nursery, includes 155 acres of trees and 300 woody plant species mapped and labeled. The gardens include: a Rhododendron and Azalea dell, Hosta Garden, Nancy Olsen's Children's Garden, Fountain Garden, Demonstration Garden, Peony Garden, Grasses Garden,Woodland Wildflower Garden and Plant-a-Row garden. There are several signature events hosted each year also. Botanica luncheon,Garden Fair, Plant Sale, Woodsong Concert Series, Autumn in the Arboretum and Twilight in the Garden are all popular annual events.
The Villages, Florida
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Beautiful nature...”
Reviewed July 4, 2012

A great place to enjoy nature. Many varieties of plants and flowers. Good for a relaxing afternoon...

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KlehmArboretum, Public Relations Manager at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, responded to this review, January 14, 2014
Thank you for your 5 star rating!
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Phoenix, Arizona
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Tropical paradise in Northern Illinois”
Reviewed June 29, 2012

The collection of exotic flora at the Klehm Arboretum is magnificent! I was able to get many beautiful pictures for preserving the memory of our visit.

Visited November 2011
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1 Thank Jim D
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KlehmArboretum, Public Relations Manager at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, responded to this review, January 14, 2014
We are a photographers dream location.
Thanks for the kind remarks.
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Freeport, IL
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161 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Beautiful Arboretum”
Reviewed June 13, 2012

Went on Easter Sunday. Not many people there so it was lik we had it all to ourselves which was great. The apple blossoms were making the whole place smell just lovely.

Visited April 2012
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1 Thank Candace C
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KlehmArboretum, Public Relations Manager at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, responded to this review, January 14, 2014
Candace_C.
Thank you!
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108 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Well kept and beautiful place”
Reviewed April 18, 2012

The plants are very beautiful here and you get a nice walk thru the place.

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1 Thank kathyloveshotel
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KlehmArboretum, Public Relations Manager at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, responded to this review, January 14, 2014
kathyloveshotel.
Thanks for the 5 star rating!
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Loves Park, Illinois
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40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“First Rate”
Reviewed March 26, 2012

Great day with nature, well maintained and beautiful

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1 Thank sara J
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KlehmArboretum, Public Relations Manager at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, responded to this review, January 14, 2014
sara_J,
We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Klehm. Come back again soon!
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