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.

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.


Photo by Whitney Morales Photography

Photo by Whitney Morales Photography

Sprouts + Seedlings Preschool Play Time

Join us for a magical morning in the Gardens! Nature-lovers age 2-6 and a parent or guardian are invited to join us for Sprouts & Seedlings Preschool Play Time, a bi-monthly program in the Gardens. Pre-registration is required and slots will fill!

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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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registration now open for classes, workshops + special events

Join us for yoga, art making, cooking, and other amazing experiences in the Gardens. Tickets are now on sale for special events, classes and workshops for learners of all ages, including: Solstice Celebration, our Craft Cocktails in the Gardens series, our NEW family workshops and much more!

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