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Heritage Rose Garden

Taylor and Spring Sts., San Jose, CA
+1 408-298-7657
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Everything is coming up roses

Bring a camera...this lush and diverse Rose Garden is a do not miss...picnics are a great idea in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kerry D
San Francisco, California
Hidden gem in San Jose

This is place is a bliss in the middle of San Jose’s hustle and bustle. The park has rows of roses... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Cupertino, California
via mobile
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Taylor and Spring Sts., San Jose, CA
+1 408-298-7657
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bring a camera...this lush and diverse Rose Garden is a do not miss...picnics are a great idea in this huge park

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is place is a bliss in the middle of San Jose’s hustle and bustle. The park has rows of roses with a fountain in the middle of the park. Please ensure you leave the park after sunset because the management closes the park without...More

1  Thank msmeowrr
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Nice enough place to see a variety of roses. But later in the year you lose a lot of the rosebuds and the overgrowth needs trimmed. As a bonus you get to see alot of planes coming in for a landing over the garden.

1  Thank FunFamilyIowa
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This place probably was once beautiful but now there are weeds that have taken over. Things are pretty much run down and in need of TLC badly.

Thank baldeagle7777
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I arrived at a dilapidated car park from which I could see a stray dog. I felt the moment I left my car someone would probably move in, possibly the poor homeless guy sleeping on a nearby grassy knoll. I walked in by the rough,...More

Thank Sally E
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Gorgeous Rose Garden. It's nice to come for a visit and see the flowers, or also a good place to go and just sit and relax for a while.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Although there's little shade unless you walk over to the park next door, it is so beautiful that it's worth it. And the smell of roses always permeates the air. Place to go for serene beauty any time of year, though May is absolutely the...More

Thank M W
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I love coming by during lunch and just hanging out. It's so pretty. It can get busy during the spring tho!

Thank addyventures
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Bit of a late review but it was a beautiful garden even off season before the roses are out. The gardeners are there tending the roses and maintenance is ongoing but still a peaceful place.

Thank moot
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Huge collection of heritage roses. Heritage roses are different shapes, sizes, and fragrances. Don't expect uniform rows of manicured roses all of the same type. This garden is an archive of rare roses. Its an opportunity to see many different types of roses that are...More

Thank robertinSJ
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26 June 2016|
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Response from GrannyGo55 | Reviewed this property |
You can drive around the airport, left on Coleman Ave, then Left on W Taylor - or faster to exit onto highway 87 South (Guadalupe Pkwy). Right on W Taylor St exit. Gardens will to your left. The first garden is Guadalupe... More
Ann O
2 November 2015|
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Response from Jill P | Property representative |
Japantown is just over the Hwy 87 Bridge. Lots of great lunch places there.