We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lynden Sculpture Garden

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Review Highlights
Hidden Gem Sculptures and Grounds

If you are looking for something a little different and happen to like sculpture, you will really... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Chicago, Illinois
Sculpture Hike

I have been to sculpture gardens before and was expecting more than I saw at this one, especially... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Read all 45 reviews
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
The Lynden Sculpture Garden offers a unique experience of art in nature through its collection of more than 50 monumental sculptures sited across 40 acres of park, lake and woodland. Open to the public Wednesdays and Sundays. Call or visit the...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
2145 W Brown Deer Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53217-2017
+1 414-446-8794
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Milwaukee
from USD 31.63
More Info
Reviews (45)
Filter reviews
42 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews interesting sculptures modern art lily pads turtles sunning enjoy nature open house photo ops acres bradley trees stroll peg bonsai landscape admission blooming beauty
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 42 reviews
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I have been to sculpture gardens before and was expecting more than I saw at this one, especially for the price of admission. The quantity and variety of sculpture seemed limited. On the plus side, the grounds were beautiful and well kept with some nice...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WisTrippers
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We visited this spot for the second time today as they were having a special event celebrating the reuse of urban wood. The garden is fascinating with large trees, a huge frog pond filled with lily pads and full of frogs. There are lots of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GeofJx
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The sculpture work is well marked. Basically had the place to ourselves. There are also nice shade trees and some seating to relax and enjoy the view. There is a walking path around the grounds but we did not have time to take it. If...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gracie l
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I decided to take a detour into this sculpture garden today, and I was so glad that we did that I decided to purchase a family pass to return again and again. The gardens have massive sculptures near, and along, a lily...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TheWisconsinFour
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Nestled on the north side of Milwaukee in River Hills the Bradley Estate known as Lynden Sculpture Garden is a world class collection of sculptures sited in the environment. There is a small fee to roam the grounds but it is well worth the price....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sclptr
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Time well spent wandering across beautiful grounds and fields, enjoying the scattered sculptures which were poised in the grass on and the water. Stunning ponds with blooming lily pads, almost surreal, accompanied by the music of frogs. We went during the week, almost no one...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My wife attended a speakers event here and then brought family members back two days later. Very peaceful, beautiful place with some interesting sculptures. Entry price of $7 for seniors a bit high.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sunsetviewer
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We arrived here on a misty chilly afternoon that accented the stellar sculptures throughout the 40 acre site. We have toured many sculture gardens and without doubt this is one of the most beautiful. We spent several hours wandering around the magnificent meadows, ponds, and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank John N
Reviewed 19 January 2018

If you are looking for something a little different and happen to like sculpture, you will really enjoy the Lynden Sculpture Garden. The garden is almost 40 acres and was the estate of the late Harry Lynde Bradley and Margaret (Peg) Blakney Bradley. They created...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank maryjok456
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The Lynden Sculpture Garden is a 40 acre outdoor sculpture park on the north side of Milwaukee. It is a hidden gem that has more than 50 sculptures and a scenic pond.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank BMiller2013
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 56 nearby hotels
Four Points by Sheraton Milwaukee North Shore
301 reviews
1.86 km away
Candlewood Suites Milwaukee North Brown Deer/Mequon
39 reviews
2.66 km away
Holiday Inn Express Milwaukee N. Brown Deer/Mequon
99 reviews
2.67 km away
Courtyard Milwaukee North/Brown Deer
182 reviews
3.31 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,665 nearby restaurants
Los Paisa Restaurant
47 reviews
1.70 km away
Maxfields Pancake House
48 reviews
1.94 km away
Pastiche Bistro and Wine Bar
70 reviews
2.35 km away
Jose's Blue Sombrero
51 reviews
1.72 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 410 nearby attractions
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
50 reviews
3.31 km away
Doctors Park
13 reviews
4.34 km away
Thiensville Farmers Market
27 reviews
7.11 km away
Mary Nohl House
6 reviews
4.61 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lynden Sculpture Garden staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines