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.


Happily Haunted Gardens

Join us for five nights of Autumn delights! October 20, 21, 26, 27 & 28 from 5 - 8 PM the Gardens will be filled with thousands of twinkly lights, live book characters, and entertainment during this family friendly event. Come in costume and enjoy trick-or-treat stations, garden concessions, and more.

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Boos & Brews

Celebrate Autumn when the night air is crisp and adults get to take over the Gardens! On October 19 from 6 - 9 PM, light up the night with thousands of twinkly lights, live music with The Honeygoats, wine, and craft beer with the 8th Street Ale Haus. 

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We all have a favorite children's book. Bookworm Gardens enriches the lives of the young and young at heart through exploration in a botanic garden based on children's literature.

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