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    Say #iDo With Us!

    Celebrate your wedding in our gardens! You'll find natural, beautiful, and aromatic settings throughout our property. #YourWeddingOurGardens

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    L-O-V-E Grows Here!

    So many venues to choose from on our 56-acre property! We're excited about being a part of your growing love. #YourWeddingOurGardens

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    You May Kiss the Bride!

    Your beautiful promise of love deserves a backdrop just as beautiful. Choose from any of our enchanting outdoor wedding venues! #YourWeddingOurGardens

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    Your New Life Together

    Our charming Japanese Garden's arched bridge, with a waterfall backdrop, overlooks a koi pond. A stunning, intimate setting. #YourWeddingOurGardens

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    Unique, Fun Weddings

    From flat-out fun to casual to semi-formal to formal. You decide and make it your own! It's all here! #YourWeddingOurGardens

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    Your Dream Wedding

    Yes, we host Dream Weddings! So go ahead and dream about your beautiful life together! #YourWeddingOurGardens

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7a to Dusk


The Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens have been a part of the Dubuque community since 1980.
Quietly nestled on the city's northwest side and featuring more than 60 different types of gardens (including Rose, Hosta, English, Japanese, Herb, and more), the grounds continue to grow and expand every year. All volunteer-created and volunteer-maintained, we encourage and greatly appreciate all financial donations so that we can continue growing a more beautiful world!


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Your Wedding, Our Gardens

Our beautiful gardens offer the perfect outdoor venue to celebrate your perfect wedding day! From casual to formal to picturesque to aromatic to natural. It's all here at the Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens!

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End-of-Season Sale!

END-OF-SEASON SALE at the Gardens Gift Shop: 20% OFF everything! Hours:
. Mon-Sat: 9a-5p
. Sun: 10a-5p
NO EXCLUSIONS. Included in sale: pop, candy bars, ice cream.

VISIT SOON for best selection!
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Come Work At This Beautiful Place!

WE ARE HIRING: With the retirement of our current Director, the Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens is seeking a full-time lead staff member for the organization.
[Position begins: Fall 2021.]

READ MORE: Director Position


How is photography handled at the Arboretum?

Here's the info ... Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

You're invited to join us! Become a member of the Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens.

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