Cedar Valley Arboretum & Botanic Gardens

1927 E. Orange Rd.
Waterloo, IA 50704- Map It
Phone: (319) 226-4966

AAA Editor Notes

Cedar Valley Arboretum & Botanic Gardens is e. of Hawkeye Community College at 1927 E. Orange Rd. This 35-acre site features an arboretum, botanical gardens and a prairie as well as a mile-long trail. Rose, children's, display and a hillside welcome garden are among the theme gardens available. A 1-acre orchard with a gazebo, a 4-acre butterfly meadow and topiary displays also are on the grounds.
$3; $1 (ages 5-17).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-7, Sun. 11-7, Apr.-Sept.; Mon.-Sat. 9-dusk, Sun. 11-dusk, in Oct. Last admission 30 minutes before closing. Closed major holidays. Allow 1 hour minimum.