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Bickelhaupt Arboretum

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340 S 14th St, Clinton, IA 52732-5432
+1 563-242-4771
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Peaceful, beautiful and serene...

I love going to visit this place. In the middle of a city there's an absolute Secret Garden. The... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2014
Deborah K
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Savanna, Illinois
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An Eden

It's a bit hard to find, but this place has beautiful trees, plants, and shrubs. A butterfly... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2014
Smudgecats
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Chicago
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340 S 14th St, Clinton, IA 52732-5432
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Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

I love going to visit this place. In the middle of a city there's an absolute Secret Garden. The trees are amazing, my favourite being the weeping willow with a lovely bench under it's waving branches. There are so many wonderful, gorgeous flowers everywhere, the...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2014

It's a bit hard to find, but this place has beautiful trees, plants, and shrubs. A butterfly garden, too! An easy walk, too!

2  Thank Smudgecats
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Reviewed 1 July 2014 via mobile

The Bickelhaupt Arboretum or "Arb" as it is affectionately known, is the single best spot to get out in nature in the city of Clinton. More than a park, it feels like a nature preserve right in the middle of town. The 14-some acres are...More

2  Thank ViolinGirl3
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

We found ourselves with a couple hours to spare and found a brochure at the visitor's center. We had a lovely relaxing walk through the trees at the Arboretum. The variety of conifers is outstanding.

1  Thank spreadjoy
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Reviewed 20 November 2013

Citizens of Clinton a very lucky to have this beautiful arboretum in town. The staff is very knowledgable and almost all school aged children in town get the chance to go on a field trip to learn more about plants, trees and conservation. If you...More

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 15 September 2013 via mobile

One of the first things we did in Clinton was to visit the Arboretum, very peaceful, I enjoyed seeing all the different types of tree! Very nice people

Thank Emily T
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

We attended a wedding here in June and were pretty impressed. The grounds were lovely. It was awfully warm, so we didn't walk around as much as we should have, but there's always next time.

1  Thank tulsacats
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

My husband and I spent almost three hours walking the grounds, and taking photos. Beautiful and peaceful!

2  Thank GoliteIowa
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Reviewed 30 August 2012

Beautifully laid out but small. We did our family pictures here and enjoyed the experiance. Not a large variety of flora.

Thank Jessica E
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Reviewed 14 July 2012

This is a beautiful place to enjoy being outside. Our girls and I try to visit once a month just to see what's blooming. Once we met one of the groundhogs that live in the area. If you need a break from the hustle and...More

3  Thank GroceryManAndGirls
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Kacey B
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Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge to take photos. The Arb is open during daylight hours. Make yourself at home!
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