Rotary Botanical Gardens

If you've always wanted to see the gardens of the world, but couldn't afford the airfare, we have the solution to your problem. Rotary Botanical Gardens is a 20-acre botanical garden showcasing a variety of internationally themed and specialty gardens. Its dedication to international peace and friendship is signified by the 20-foot sculpture at the Gardens' entrance. Serves as an educational resource and renowned horticultural showcase. Their unique gift shop in the visitor's center offers gifts for all ages and tastes. The Gardens offers educational workshops and seminars, plant sales, and children's activities throughout the year.

Hours of Operation

Hours vary by season.


When traveling on I-90, exit 175A (Hwy. 11, Janesville). Turn left at the first stoplight (Palmer Drive). Rotary Botanical Gardens is on the right, approximately 1/2 mile.


  • Disabled Access

Shopping Type

  • Specialty Shop

Tour Type

  • Agricultural
  • Walking Tours

Natural Attractions Type

  • Arboretum/Botanical
  • Scenic Vistas