HOURS: The gardens are open during regular park hours, 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.Use our La Crosse online journey planner to arrange your visit to Riverside International Friendship Gardens and other attractions in La Crosse.
FEE: There is no admission fee. However, donations which help maintain the gardens are gratefully accepted at the main gate.
New volunteer are always welcome and encouraged to join the Wednesday night work team from 4-7pm. New volunteers needed. Come on down!
Riverside International Friendship Gardens reviews
We found this completely by accident while strolling in the evening. A must if you're downtown. Well kept and one of the best small gardens I've ever seen. more »
A group of themed garden areas that reflect the traditions, art and horticulture of the city's sister cities around the globe. We were here past the prime of summer garden season, so the "bloom was..... more »
Found it totally by chance walking from the Lacrosse Queen boat launch. The entrance caught my eye and went in to see what it was all about. Truly a great find! Very relaxing stroll among national theme garden beds planted with flowers, scrubs and water attractions. Had my 2 year old granddaughter and she loved the goldfish pool! Great idea and location! Not for profit means I hope people find it and appreciate it!
Cute little park, very interesting little scenery. Had different sections from all over the world and an awesome view of the Mississippi river. Nice for a free thing to do
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