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Newton Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

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Absolutely beautiful

Beautiful arboretum, with lots and lots of terrific sculptures scattered about. Several water... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Laurie A
Very nice

I decided to stop here on my way home from Cedar Rapids. Although not a very big place, it is very... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
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26 Sep 2018
“Absolutely beautiful”
25 May 2018
“Very nice”
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3000 N 4th Ave E, Newton, IA 50208-8745
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Beautiful arboretum, with lots and lots of terrific sculptures scattered about. Several water features, too. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I decided to stop here on my way home from Cedar Rapids. Although not a very big place, it is very nice and well organized. There are paths throughout the arboretum as well as signs providing information about the plants and trees. Behind the building,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank torpdo
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Walking paths, butterfly garden, water garden and various plantings on multiple acres in Northeast Newton. The arboretum is sprinkled with public sculpture and lovely places to sit and relax. Building onsite that can be rented for events and where they hold some educational classes. This...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Melaniemily
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is a cute little arboretum. Very well maintained. The paths are short but paved and wind all around the gardens. Would make a nice stop to let the kids out to run and explore.

Date of experience: May 2016
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