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Bookworm Gardens

1415 Campus Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53081-3183
+1 920-287-7895
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An unexpected gem for families

At the advice of my son and his family, my wife and I stopped by to visit this family attraction... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
X5927VUdavidm
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Milwaukee
via mobile
Real nice place for all.

Went to Bookworm on Monday morning in September. School buses were there already but the place is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Snickman
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Racine, Wisconsin
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Open seasonally, May 1- Oct. 31. Botanic Garden based on children's literature in Sheboygan, WI.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 22 min
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1415 Campus Dr, Sheboygan, WI 53081-3183
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+1 920-287-7895
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

At the advice of my son and his family, my wife and I stopped by to visit this family attraction. We're glad we did! Located near the UW and Accuity campuses on the southwest side, this wonderfully creative showplace for children's stories is a landscape...More

Thank X5927VUdavidm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Bookworm on Monday morning in September. School buses were there already but the place is large and there was plenty of room. Loved the hands on exhibits and was totally amazed at the large varieties and beautiful and fascinating sculptures. More to see...More

Thank Snickman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, this is so much better then you will expect. Plan to stay a while and dream your hours away playing in your favorite storybooks come to life. I could not rave about this place enough. Hidden gems are everywhere and kids will...More

Thank EarthBaby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a hidden gem this place is, from the colorful paths leading the way around the place, to having the children learn by the little vignettes of places that they can interact with their favorite childhood stories. The 3 bears along with the 3 pigs...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cute place. Fun art, nice garden, books hidden in pillars and places to take a break. This is a place for people with kids. Some fun activities like washing a stone dog or seeing big fish in the pond. Lots of creativity...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a cute place but probably meant more for families than older couples, unless you have a good book and want a cute place to read. It was kept up and clean. Kids seemed like they had a blast.

1  Thank Julie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at Bookwork Gardens! Beautiful gardens, meticulously maintained and cared for. My kids loved seeing parts of their favorite stories brought to life. Lots of things to see, touch and smell. I can't believe this place is supported by donations. No...More

Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to take the children for a couple of hours. Beautiful storybook scenery and flowers and shrubs were gorgeous. We went on a very warm day, but there are large, shady areas to take a rest, and activities for the children....More

1  Thank PJD52
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent way to spend an hour! Beautiful, clever and perfect for all ages! While our younger kids (almost 2 and 9) enjoyed every inch, even our 12 year old had fun! A must see if you're in the area.

Thank Judy F
Reviewed 8 August 2017

wonderful place to visit with or without children. Plenty to do and see for everyone. Gardens are beautiful. Books outside of every themed section if you like to read. So fun!

Thank L8751EKchrisk
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Stella W
3 September 2016|
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Response from Debbie I | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I've never seen any. There's steps going into the main entrance; you'd have to go around the bus to enter. The ground isn't the smoothest in many areas. I've gone with a stroller, but you'd probably have to stay... More
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Camaria7
7 April 2015|
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Response from zipitdedo | Reviewed this property |
May 1 thru Oct, 31 they are open.
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