Gottfried Prairie and Arboretum

  • Gottfried Prairie

    Gottfried Prairie
  • Gottfried Prairie in Winter

    Gottfried Prairie in Winter

Over 40 acres of beautiful prairie and formal arboretum makes this attraction an opportunity for enjoyment and serenity. Includes wildlife pond, interactive trails, walking paths, monthly education programs and more! Serves as a living snapshot of the wildlife and colorful landscape that was once common to this region. Adding a 4.5 acre formal arboretum representing eight types of Wisconsin forest communities, the Gottfried Prairie and Arboretum provides a unique opportunity for education and the enjoyment of our natural heritage.


Located on the UW-Fond du Lac campus.

Tour Type

  • Walking Tours

Natural Attractions Type

  • Arboretum/Botanical