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Wellfield Botanic Gardens, Elkhart

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.6/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web
The Gardens is situated on 36 acres including 18 acres of water, six blocks north of downtown Elkhart on a historical piece of property known as the North Main Street well field. This site has been a source of hydraulic energy and drinking water for the City of Elkhart since the middle 1800s. Currently the City's Department of Public Works operates 13 wells on the site and Wellfield Gardens is the City's largest source of drinking water.
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  • The Wellfield Botanic Garden is a lovely way to spend a morning or afternoon. The garden is beautiful and very well maintained. the stroll around the lake was very enjoyable. Highly recommended! 
  • The Wellfiield Botanical Gardens are an oasis of beautiful in the city. Each of the many gardens offers a unique experience. There are even fresh vegetables being grown. I enjoyed sitting by the water...  read more »
  • Wife and I wanted to go for a walk, We are annual members of the gardens. The summer flowers and plants were in full bloom. A great place to spend a couple of hours. Places to just sit and relax. 
  • Gorgeous gardens set in the middle of an urban area. Appreciate all of the hard work of the organizers, donors and patrons to bring this beautiful setting to Elkhart!
  • Visited in a free day. Beautiful, there are some benches inside, you can sit and rest and watch the beautiful flowers.
  • I highly recommend visiting this tremendous downtown Elkhart / Gateway mile asset.
  • A small refreshing place on summer day
  • Wow...what a gorgeous place!
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