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Gardens & Parks
Milwaukee is in bloom! From late spring to early fall, these gardens and flower farms are the perfect place to explore nature with your kids. Not to mention there are some pretty stunning photo opportunities among the blooms. Photo Credit: Facebook, @richardsonfarmexperience Whether it’s an urban flower garden or a family farm, you and the...
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Margie's Garden Boerner Botanical Gardens Hales Corners Wisconsin
‘Margie’s Garden’ will open May 1st, 2023 at Boerner Botanical Gardens in Hales Corners, and it’s unlike anything else in the Milwaukee area. The new children’s garden opened last year and is an enchanted village for kids. The new children’s garden at Boerner Botanical Gardens is now open to the public. It features an Alphabet...
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Boerner Botanical Gardens is a stunning natural oasis nestled in the heart of Whitnall Park in Hales Corners, Wisconsin, just a 15 minute drive from downtown Milwaukee. Our family visits every year and it’s always one of our most peaceful and memorable days of the summer. With the addition of Margie’s Children’s Garden, there’s never...
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washing laundry at Richfield Historical Society Park Wisconsin
Embrace a slower pace and travel back in time to see how southeastern Wisconsin‘s first pioneers lived and made their homesteads. Whereas other Milwaukee museums are typically indoors, these living history museums and historical parks in the Milwaukee area make the past come alive for kids in a unique and hands-on way in the great...
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The Lynden Sculpture Garden announced this week that goats from Kettle Moraine Grazing, LLC have arrived on the grounds and are chewing through the buckthorn there. Over a period of two to three weeks, they will be grazing in different areas to control woody invasive species. This is one part of Lynden’s prairie restoration plan...
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The new children’s garden at Boerner Botanical Gardens is now open to the public. There will be a Grand Opening celebration for Margie’s Garden, a new Children’s Garden, at Boerner Botanical Gardens this Friday, July 8th at 12:30 p.m., hosted by Milwaukee County Parks. Organizers will provide small flowerpots for kids to plant seeds, and...
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‘Faerie Gardens’ is now open at the Mitchell Park Domes. The ‘Faerie Gardens’ summer floral show opened at the Mitchell Park Domes in Milwaukee this month. It is inspired by the storytelling traditions from when human beings lived in a world that was directly connected to the Earth itself and the nature within. Miniature fairy...
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The Spring Garden opens May 1st at Boerner Botanical Gardens. Boerner Botanical Gardens are home to formal gardens situated on Boerner Drive in Whitnall Park in the village of Hales Corners, about 15 minutes from Milwaukee. The Spring Garden at the Boerner Botanical Gardens opens in May, when the fresh blossoms of spring appear. There is...
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Des Vaches: Mo, Ni, Que by Swiss artist Samuel Buri Beginning June 1, 2020, Lynden Sculpture Garden will be open for free social distance walking, daily from 10 am-4 pm (closed Thursdays). The must-visit outdoor art museum offers a unique experience of art in nature through its collection of more than 50 monumental sculptures across...
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Have you visited Alice’s Garden in the city of Milwaukee yet? It’s a two acre urban community garden committed to urban agriculture, regenerative farming, and community cultural development. It is located on land that used to be a part of the Undergound Railroad. You can stop by to view the gardens and colorful art, have...
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