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Rose waves

When the wind blows, you see a wave of roses. It is a wonderful to spend some quite time We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Priscilla T
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San Francisco, California
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Lovely place for a stroll

If you visit the Rosicrucian Museum, why not stretch your legs at the nearby rose garden afterward... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jena M
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Pensacola, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When the wind blows, you see a wave of roses. It is a wonderful to spend some quite time We went there on Oct 20th and the all but a few bushes are blooming beautifully. More flowers are good in October than May, even. The...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you visit the Rosicrucian Museum, why not stretch your legs at the nearby rose garden afterward? It is full of lovely paths and you can take some cute photos there!

Thank Jena M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a gem. Any time of the year, any day of the week, something there looks amazing. The fields of color are breathtaking. There are always garden attendants doing pruning and like, so there are never unsavory people there. I have seen elaborate...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found curb parking just outside the park and a wide entrance and nice lanes to stroll from which to appreciate the gardens

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Garden has lots of varieties of roses!!!! It is a nice experience to walk around the park. But there is nothing unique to make this place a mandatory spot in your visit list.More

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SJRoseGarden, Guest Relations Manager at Municipal Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The San Jose Municipal Rose Garden is a 7 acre park, with 4,000 roses of 250 varieties on 3.5 acres, with a stage in the middle, and a 3.5 acre field surrounded by redwoods. It is in the middle of the exclusive "Rose Garden Neighborhood",...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to rose garden 2 years in a row to take photos for my daughter’s JR and SR prom. The photos turned out great of course! It is such a pleasure to see all these well manicured roses with vibrant colors in our city!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here multiple times, once in May and once in August. Even though it is off season there are many flowers still in bloom. There are many flower varieties.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was very impressed by the variety and number of roses at this location. Bring your camera! You can probably spend as little as 30 minutes here, just for a quick look, or 1 - 1.5 hours if you take your time.

1  Thank Eugene W
SJRoseGarden, Public Relations Manager at Municipal Rose Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

With over 4,000 roses you could spend all day! It's the best "cheap date spot" in the Bay Area! Thanks for visiting and hope you return soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Amazing variety of roses, very well maintained, good for a evening walk or enjoying nice sun shine during the day, has separate space (huge) for kids to play

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is a beautiful Park full of gorgeous Roses. We went here for a family picnic and it was very relaxing. The day we went was a holiday so it was crowded with other picnickers groups and parking was not easy as it requires just...More

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Rachael C
4 July 2018|
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Response from seggerman | Reviewed this property |
Check out the other rose garden - the Heritage Rose Garden - I was there early June and it was past its peak
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Bibhabari K
13 May 2018|
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Response from GlennFrancoSimmons | Reviewed this property |
The garden is best seen from mid- to late April through May. However, there are blooms throughout spring, summer and fall. There is a secondary bloom usually in late September to October. One caveat: weather makes a... More
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Yin Y
25 September 2017|
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Response from AmySue1981 | Reviewed this property |
We went three weeks ago and it was still gorgeous. I'd think you'd still be able to see lovely blooms now.
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