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Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

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Address: 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chanhassen, MN 55317-0039
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+1 952-443-1400

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Beautiful gardens!

We visited the gardens after having attended a wedding there the previous day one weekend this summer. We were impressed by the size, quality and variety of the landscapes on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Angela E
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Jamestown
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Jamestown
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the gardens after having attended a wedding there the previous day one weekend this summer. We were impressed by the size, quality and variety of the landscapes on display! We only wish we had had more time that day to fully enjoy everything! If you're looking to escape the busyness of the city, this is a must see!

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went in the summer, had some time to kill in the Chanhassen area and daughter found this place. We could spend days here. Had nice lunch, walked around a lot and still did not see it all. We will be back, wanted to go to the winter light art work, but day we were in area, it was 0 degrees... More 

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Minnetrista, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A fantastic place to get out and walk! Conversing with nature! Go off the pavement to nature paths,smell the air, trees, grasses & flowering plants.Become ONE with NATURE!

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Chaska, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a beautiful and relaxing walk around their trails after having lunch in the restaurant... don't miss the gift shop with unique treasures or the photo gallery. Oh, and in the fall the Apple House is a MUST!

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1 Thank Michellereneelove
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in the area and every family member and friend who has visited, we'd plan a trek to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. If you live here, you have a yearly pass. You're never be disappointed and the grounds are always changing from the foliage to Reasons why to visit the Internationally Recognized Arboretum - Spectacular beauty all year around... More 

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1 Thank cat v
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on glowing photos of his work, we were excited to experience their magic in person. Alas, we were completely underwhelmed. All four of us tried to find something special in the experience but tried in vain. Some work was surprisingly trivial, others had some inherent beauty, but none had the necessary ingredients to "light us up." Much of this... More 

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3 Thank Peter J
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had high hopes of taking my out of town guest to this place for a special Christmas treat. I purchased what I thought were tickets to the light show on Groupon. When we arrived, we found that they were only for general admission (which had ended at 4). The light show tickets were separate (and a whopping $22 per... More 

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Mound, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I have visited the Arboretum several times in different seasons, the most recent being in November 2016. There is always something new to see! Even in the winter, the grounds are beautiful -- decorated for the holidays and with a special light show this year. In warm weather, there are plenty of outdoor activities for kids, as well as adults.... More 

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Rogers, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This was pretty cool, but I think it will even be better once we get more snow! The display goes until end of Winter 2017! The gift shop is huge and has a great selection of great gifts to buy! Most of the displays are outside and there are a couple inside!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went with her brother and his wife and had a great time just walking around the gardens great place to walk and talk and very cheap way to enjoy the outside

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