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Wellfield Botanic Gardens, Elkhart

(4.6/5 based on 90+ 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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  • Nice walk, beautiful grounds. Visited for a food and music festival and enjoyed the variety and music.  more »
  • Joined so we can enjoy the gardens when ever we want to. Wanted a safe place to take a walk with our dog. Many classes available for learning about flowers and plants . Very peaceful place to sit and ...  more »
  • I have lived in the area for many years and did not know there was a botanical garden in Elkhart. What a nice surprise when my wife got tickets to a classical music group that were excellent! The grou...  more »
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  • 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.
  • Wow...what a gorgeous place!
  • We are members here its a very beautiful place love walks here with my wife