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Heritage Rose Garden

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Address: Taylor and Spring Sts., San Jose, CA
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Beautiful!

We loved this rose garden -- great variety of roses, in many different colors and varieties. It's a nice place to be with a friend, but also a good place by yourself. It's... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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San Luis Obispo, California
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San Luis Obispo, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this rose garden -- great variety of roses, in many different colors and varieties. It's a nice place to be with a friend, but also a good place by yourself. It's serene and pretty and a nice ittle get-away from urban/suburban life.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to work across the street from the Rose Garden. Every Friday when the weather wa nice, we would bring a bag lunh and picnic there. A hdden gem in th ecity!

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Gilroy, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a great project that was begun decades ago after thecity cleared houses from below the flight path of SJ Intl airport, the vacant lots were an eyesore until this park was installed with the help of local rose enthusiasts.

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1 Thank Norma W
San Francisco Bay Area
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

It's actually a terrific place to walk, near the Guadalupe river, with beautiful roses to see. It's pleasant, quiet, not busy, easy to get to, near the airport if you don't have much time between flights.

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1 Thank Giancarlo
Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Legacy of rose plants brought in from the 19th and 20th century, some as early as the 1500's! I had no idea there were this many types of roses. Also love the fact that the grounds are open to public access, and --- speaking from a Third World country / Asian perspective --- people are so civic-minded and respectful, they... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

A Must see for tourists! It is near other tourist attraction in the heart of Downtown and Financial District of San Jose California.

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Tucson
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Great place to walk and enjoy the beauty of hundreds of varieties of roses. It's also a good place to people watch.

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Thank Leonard M
San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Roses have thorns nevertheless they are beautiful. There are two Rose Gardens in San Jose and believe it or not they are not too far from each other. Don't come from Nov to March, for sure there are no roses in the dead of winter. The roses are pruned throughout the year so sometimes there are sparse flowers. That is... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

this is a beautiful rose garden. We took a few good pics. Make sure you bring your camera. It also smells like roses. The entire area is very nice.

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San Jose, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

The Heritage Rose Garden is a beautiful garden which features hundreds of different types of roses in a very beautiful setting. We especially enjoy visiting the Garden in the late spring when thousands of roses are in full bloom.

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Thank Mary M

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