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.
Start planning your visit today.
pre-purchase tickets for Happily haunted gardens!
For the first time, we are pre-selling tickets to this wildly popular event! Advance tickets are available for $5 each, compared to $7 at the door. Bookworm members & learners 2 and younger are FREE (with no need to pre-register).
Pre-purchase tickets are non-refundable, however may be transferred to another Happily Haunted 2019 evening.
The Gardens will be filled with thousands of twinkly lights, entertainment, trick or treat stations & fun surprises during this beloved, not-so-spooky event! Costumes are encouraged! Dinner concessions will be available for purchase including chili, grilled cheese, hot dogs & more.
fall fun is coming to bookworm!
Bookworm Beer Garden - September 20, 6-9 pm. Sample craft beer and tantalizing root beer, dance to live music and snack on Bavarian delights.
Harvest Happenings - September 21, 10 am - 1 pm. Bring the family out to celebrate autumnal abundance at the Gardens. Climb a tree, enjoy hands-on activities, explore local produce harvests, and engage in seasonal art making and story times.
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!