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Municipal Rose Garden

Naglee Avenue & Dana Ave, San Jose, CA 95216
+1 408-794-7274
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Peaceful

My dad took my siblings and I here when i was younger. The garden is peaceful and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dperez96
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Milpitas, California
It's a nice spot in the middle of a neighborhood

This is a beautiful place to stroll in the middle of a neighborhood - but I wouldn't go out of my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nicolegall
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Los Gatos, California
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Naglee Avenue & Dana Ave, San Jose, CA 95216
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+1 408-794-7274
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My dad took my siblings and I here when i was younger. The garden is peaceful and beautiful, especially when it's sunny and the roses are in bloom. There are many different species of roses there. I loved the setting so much that I had...More

Thank dperez96
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful place to stroll in the middle of a neighborhood - but I wouldn't go out of my way to drive far to get here. Many of San Jose Unified High Schools used this park for graduation ceremonies.

Thank nicolegall
SJRoseGarden, Guest Relations Manager at Municipal Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

With over 4,000 roses, it is quite the destination, a place to visit when in San Jose. Would November is the end of the season, with winter approaching, there area still many rose beds in bloom. The tranquility is worth the visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rose garden is a nice hidden gem in San Jose. Very pretty gardens that are well taken care of. Especially nice in the spring. Great place for family, prom, or wedding photos. Make it a date and take A short walk to the Alemeda...More

Thank lafter11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This large free rose garden is a treat for the eyes and the nose. My wife and I spent a wonderful hour or so wandering around admiring the beauty and the fragrance of this huge garden. I didn't expect much to be in bloom in...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh, what wonderful roses over the park!! Greater than rose gardens I visited in Japan. There are a large play ground and picknick area in the park that also are good.

Thank KenYonemitsu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Public Rose garden Well maintained No entry free Nice place to enjoy different colour roses and Photo shoot Rest room well maintained too

Thank sorabh
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Lovely to walk through & look at the hundreds of different varieties of roses. Very peaceful & beautiful!

Thank DDDFJD
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We came when so many of the roses were in bloom and it is honestly breathtaking. I loved how the different roses were clearly marked so we learned a lot about them. I'm pretty sure I could of stayed there for a week (if they...More

Thank Travelergirlfrom1972
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Pictures for any event taken here are stunning and a beautiful experience! The range of roses - types, colors, blooms is fascinating. There are many artistic points of beauty and endless variety.

Thank rebecarobbins
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Nice little garden in my driving range for a relax walk and smell the beautiful rose. Well maintained. We enjoy it being tuck away in a quiet neighborhood, less people and many roses are from rare species.

Thank mikemo44
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Yin Y
25 September 2017|
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Response from AmySue1981 | Reviewed this property |
We went three weeks ago and it was still gorgeous. I'd think you'd still be able to see lovely blooms now.
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Yin Y
25 September 2017|
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Response from anitat122 | Reviewed this property |
There are some. Not as robust as May and June. There will be limit d blooms until December, the roses are trimmed for the winter in early January. Mother's day in May is the hight and spectacular.
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Kc G
16 September 2017|
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Response from SJRoseGarden | Property representative |
No way!!! The park has been open for 80 years without a fee. I might suggest you pick up lunch at the Park Station Hashery right around the corner have have a picnic!
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