Open for the 2016 Season
Bookworm Gardens is a vibrant, playful garden
that enhances children's literature, the natural world, and the imagination.
The two acre garden offers the young and young at heart the opportunity
for free, unstructured play in a beautiful and secure environment.
Plan Your Visit
May 1-October 31
Tuesday and Thursday evenings open until 8PM from
June 15--August 31
Address: 1415 Campus Dr.
Sheboygan, WI 53081
There is no admission fee for families and individuals to enter the gardens. Please consider making a generous donation to help us defray our expenses!
Formal groups of 15 or more adults are required to have a reservation for a self-guided tour with a suggested donation amount of $5/person. Reservations are accepted based on availability and may require a guided tour depending on size. More information on guided tours HERE.
Non-family groups with 10 or more children are required to schedule a program through the Education Department.
Become a Member!
Help to keep the gates open
and enjoy exclusive benefits.
Click here to find out how!
Celebrate a special day by sponsoring our garden
for the day. Click here to find out how!
Summer 2016 Internship Opportunity
Join us at the gardens during the summer of 2016 for an interactive internship experience like no other. Seeking undergraduate and graduate candidates for a 10-12 week Garden Education Internship. Unpaid / Students may arrange academic credit through their school. Submit cover letter and resume to email@example.com. For more information, click here.
2016 Season Calendar
Click here see our 2016 calendar!
WTMJ Radio interview (listen below)
Featured on national television!
Become a Business Sponsor!
Business sponsors help us to pay our expenses, and your corporate logo will be seen by thousands. Click here to find out how!!
"I wish I could give this a 6 out of 5! Bookworm Gardens is exactly what's right with the world. It's peaceful, whimsical, educational, imaginative, thoughtful and so perfect for families to spend a few hours exploring, reading and bonding." - Trip Advisor