Bringing books to life one garden at a time.


Hop aboard the magic school bus. Meet the three bears. Dig for dinosaur bones.

Bookworm Gardens is a vibrant, playful botanic garden located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, and inspired by children's literature, the natural world, and the imagination.

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Grow your family's story at Bookworm Gardens. Learn more about summer camp for children, classes and tours for adults, and field trips for student groups.


we’re hiring!

Bookworm Gardens is growing our team for the 2019 season:

The positions will remain opened until filled.


Bookworm Selected for special exhibition

Bookworm Gardens has been selected as a participant in a special exhibition on the National Mall at the US Botanic Garden in 2019. The exhibit will feature one of our most popular garden books - The Magic School Bus! Read the press release or click below to get involved!

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Spirit of the season

Celebrate the season of giving with us at Bookworm Gardens! Join us on Saturday December 15 from 9 AM – 1 PM for exclusive access to the Gardens in our off season, photos with Santa, a holiday themed story time, hot chocolate, and cookies!

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Winter wreath workshops

Adults: join us December 1 + 8 for winter wreath making at the Gardens with Director of Horticulture, Allissa! December 1 sessions are FULL - register now for December 8!

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