Reiman Gardens

1407 University Blvd.
Ames, IA 50011- Map It
(515) 294-2710

AAA Editor Notes

Reiman Gardens is at 1407 University Blvd. Its 17 acres feature more than 30 gardens, including rose, herb, home production and children's gardens. An indoor complex houses a conservatory with seasonal displays and a tropical garden with approximately 800 live, exotic butterflies from six continents. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$8; $7 (ages 65+); $4 (ages 4-17). Guided tour $11. Reservations are required 2 weeks in advance for guided tours.
Hours: Daily 9-6, Memorial Day-Labor Day; 9-4:30, rest of year. Butterfly wing daily 9-4:30, year-round. Guided tours are available Mon.-Fri. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.