Jones/Welk Garden

Jones/Welk Garden

Milwaukee, WI
Open Days, Water feature, City/urban garden

This stunning, 0.75-acre garden is in an urban neighborhood at the crest of a hill. The garden features a large pond, many shade plants, mature trees, unusual specimens, and an artistic use of garden ornaments. The upper garden is flat and contains a motor court planted with tricolor beech trees and many perennials. The lower garden is accessed by a meandering path with vistas into the woodland areas and the pond. This garden represents a colorful, playful, and artistic approach to creating an urban retreat.

Directions: Highway 175 North from Interstate 94. Exit Lloyd Street. West to 59th Street then South on 59th to address. The garden is between Washington Blvd. on the South, and Lloyd Street on the North.

Open Days 2019: July 13
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission to this garden is $10 per person and children 12 and under are free.

Don't forget to buy discounted admission tickets in advance. They can be used at most Open Days to make garden visiting easier.
Nonmembers get 6 visits for the price of 5 with advanced ticket book purchase.  
Members get 50% off ONLY by purchasing ticket books in advance.

  • This is a new garden
  • This garden allows photography
  • This garden is handicap-accessible

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