Boerner Botanical Gardens

9400 Boerner Dr.
Hales Corners, WI 53130- Map It
(414) 525-5600

AAA Editor Notes

Boerner Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Dr. in Whitnall Park, feature more than 1,000 perennials and a rose garden with more than 3,000 rose plants; each year more than 11,000 annuals are planted for seasonal floral exhibitions. Also included are herb gardens, a trial garden and a butterfly garden as well as a tulip display and a crab apple collection. Free outdoor concerts take place Thursday evenings in summer. The Garden House contains art exhibits. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$5.50; $4.50 (students with ID, the physically impaired and Milwaukee County residents ages 60+); $3.50 (ages 6-17).
Hours: Gardens daily 8 a.m.-dusk, mid-Apr. to early Oct.; otherwise varies. Garden House daily 8-6, May-Oct.; otherwise varies. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.