Rockford Garden Club Gift

Rockford Garden Club Gift The Rockford Garden Club is celebrating their 100th anniversary this year. As part of the celebration, the club dedicated a $10,000 Andrew Carson kinetic sculpture to the Rockford community at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden on June...

Thank you!

Thank you for purchasing admission to our Wine Tasting @ Luminary Event planned for this Friday night, September 26th.  Your name and # of tickets purchased will be added to our list of registrants. When you arrive at Klehm, you will check-in to the event. We will not...

Twilight Menu

Pork Terrine Hog Jowl, Sweet Greens Puree, Saffron Carrot Glaze, Chili Oil, Herb Oil Smoked Shoulder Tortilla Cup Smoked Pork Shoulder, Fresh Greens, Edible Flowers, Sweet Corn, Roasted Chile, Tomato and Chipotle Vinaigrette Shrimp & Grits Southern Braised Shrimp,...

Thank You for Joining Our Event

 Your support and participation are appreciated. If there is one thing clear about the centuries dominated by the factory and the wheel, it is that although the machine can make everything from a spoon to a landing-craft, a natural joy in earthly living is something...
Extended Hours

Extended Hours

The sun is shining brighter and longer, that means you will need more time to explore Rockford’s 155 acre “living museum”.  The grounds will have extended hours of operation from May through September, and will be open from 9am to 8pm daily.
We’re Open Fourth of July

We’re Open Fourth of July

We thought it would be a shame to close on Independence Day when the gardens are looking so beautiful.  We will be open for the Fourth of July from 9am-4pm.  Enjoy a nice walk during the day before going off to see the fireworks in downtown Rockford.