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.


Solstice celebration

Bookworm isn't just for kids! Celebrate Summer on June 22 from 6-9 PM, when the days are at their longest and adults get to take over the Gardens! Light up the night with luminaries, a pink wine scavenger hunt, music with This Big Life, flower crowns, and craft beer with the 8th Street Ale Haus!

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Sprouts + seedlings preschool play time

Join us for our monthly preschool playtime for children aged 2-6 and grown ups! Experience Bookworm with all five of your senses as we sing, dance and read together!

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Join us

There are many ways to support Bookworm Gardens. Take a class! Volunteer! Attend an adults-only event! Join us for a family festival! Become a member! 

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