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Sunken Gardens

27th & Capitol Pkwy, Lincoln, NE 68502
+1 402-441-7847
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Strolling along

Beautiful relaxing and calming place. Full of color and wonder. Peaceful pond and full of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charlene S
Lincoln City, Oregon
via mobile
Lincoln's Sunken Gardens

A beautiful, relaxing spot in the center of the city. Love the lily ponds with the large fish... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lincoln, Nebraska
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27th & Capitol Pkwy, Lincoln, NE 68502
+1 402-441-7847
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful relaxing and calming place. Full of color and wonder. Peaceful pond and full of butterflies.

Thank Charlene S
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful, relaxing spot in the center of the city. Love the lily ponds with the large fish. No charge!

Thank sheilagreen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunken Gardens is a beautiful space to walk around in. During season, the flowers are well placed, full and gorgeous. Paths line the space to walk around in. Coy ponds with lillies and sculpture. Just a wonderful place to visit. There is no charge to...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Have only been on a walk through this garden during warm weather. What a variety of plants and trees. The plants when I have been there are a beautiful array of many colors and the "perfumy smell" of all the different flowers is so enjoyable....More

Thank Deanna O
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a well kept area that has beautiful flowers, and then has butterflies, Koi ponds and small water falls. Great place to go and unwind, let the kids roam, or to photograph.

Thank Tricia B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

First rate attraction of beautiful plants, flowers and trees. Definitely a place to see and bring friends and family to. Designed very wonderfully and easy to walk around and see. Parking is handy.

Thank chuff903
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The gardens are absolutely beautiful and a wonderful oasis in the middle of the city! One of our favorite places to go when we are in Lincoln.

Thank jacquelinecF5545XK
Reviewed 31 October 2017

An easy stop with parking just west of south 27th st. Always beautiful during the spring to fall seasons. Kudos to staff and Volunteers who do a wonderful job caring for this gem in the city

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The flowers were all gone because it was too late in the day, but I enjoyed the walk and the history.

Thank Darlene P
Reviewed 23 October 2017

These gardens were just gorgeous in October. I can only imagine what they are like in the summer. We said we would visit weekly if we lived in Lincoln.

Thank khuffman11
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Mangay R
7 April 2017|
Response from Movn4wood | Reviewed this property |
So, sorry for the delayed response, hopefully your trip hasn't come and gone already. If not let me know and I will share some of my thoughts on additional places to go.
Lorraine G
7 March 2017|
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Response from jules45667 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! No charge, its free and wide open to the public. That said, however, its Nebraska and plants still are dormant or not planted. Taking a nice stroll down the walks can give you, however, a feel for the architecture of... More
Michael E
8 September 2016|
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Response from AnonymousLiving | Reviewed this property |
Yes and its even more beautiful to look at at night especially with your significant other..