We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Gardens at SIUE

6 Arboretum Lane, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 62025
+1 618-650-3070
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
The Gardens

Very nice walking path, flowers, and a great bridge to see the turtles in the water. Nice trees... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
karleye
,
St. Louis, MO
Se pics

Very beautiful place to take pictures of families and friends. Very well cared for. Also a great... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
dspnsr
,
Bethalto, Illinois
via mobile
Read all 47 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“take pictures” (3 reviews)
“turtle pond” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
6 Arboretum Lane, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 62025
CONTACT
Website
+1 618-650-3070
Write a ReviewReviews (47)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"beautiful place"
in 5 reviews
"take pictures"
in 3 reviews
"turtle pond"
in 2 reviews
"great place to stop"
in 2 reviews
"great bridge"
in 2 reviews
"pictures taken"
in 2 reviews
"peaceful walk"
in 2 reviews
"sculptures"
in 5 reviews
"campus"
in 4 reviews
"wedding"
in 5 reviews
"flowers"
in 5 reviews
"paths"
in 4 reviews
"photos"
in 5 reviews
"deer"
in 4 reviews
"photographer"
in 3 reviews
"benches"
in 3 reviews
"prairie"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 7 December 2017

Very nice walking path, flowers, and a great bridge to see the turtles in the water. Nice trees, and beautiful in the fall

1  Thank karleye
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful place to take pictures of families and friends. Very well cared for. Also a great place to walk and enjoy the out doors

Thank dspnsr
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We came here for a wedding and it was very simple but the nature surroundings were pretty. It would be a great place for pictures!

Thank Barbie M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The gardens is starting to show some neglect. You can tell that there was once some attention paid to the gardens.

Thank I6169JXmichaels
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Plenty of parking; follow around to a separate parking lot - no need to park on the road. LOTS of couple take pictures there for special occasions. The bridge over pond, the limestone seats built into hillside are just 2 of the things to look...More

Thank sailins1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Outstanding gardens, come and visit with us especially on Tuesday mornings. There is a Shakespeare Garden, several garden walkway beds and much more.

Thank Chris K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

If you live around Edwardsville and are looking for a beautiful and FREE place to take some photos (whether it be for an engagement, graduation, prom, anniversary, etc.), The Gardens at SIUE is a wonderful place! There are many features in the gardens (rustic wooden...More

Thank Charlee T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I love going here, great in any time except sometimes in icy winter. See benches, rustic and modern structures, paved and non-paved paths in a woody atmosphere

Thank Lindsey D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We were glad we made the trip. The garden is smaller than we thought but so beautiful. We especially enjoyed the turtle lake!

Thank Lori T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Intelligently designed and maintained. Wonderful place to walk dog, read, research plants, find deer, etc.

Thank edl2c
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
12345
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Edwardsville Hotels
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Edwardsville
110 reviews
1.75 km away
Country Hearth Inn & Suites
81 reviews
1.83 km away
Comfort Inn
18 reviews
4.23 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites St. Louis-Edwardsville
331 reviews
5.58 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Doc's Smokehouse
331 reviews
1.70 km away
Wang Gang Asian Eats
252 reviews
1.72 km away
Bella Milano
214 reviews
1.69 km away
Catrinas
33 reviews
1.72 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wildey Theater
54 reviews
3.30 km away
Beast Escape Room
12 reviews
6.17 km away
CP Pinball
6 reviews
7.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
CHARLEIEN2013
12 June 2016|
Answer
Response from Pilgore | Reviewed this property |
No fee. Don't know that there are any set hours. Only in daylight.
0
Votes