Hours, Location & Admission

2715 S. Main St.
Rockford, IL 61102

Masks required in the Visitors Center & restrooms.

Open Daily: 9 am – 4 pm*
*Last entry at 3:30 pm

Thanksgiving Week Hours

Open: 9 am – 4 pm

Monday 11/22 – Wednesday 11/24

Black Friday 11/26*, Saturday 11/27*

Closed:  Thanksgiving Day 11/25

*Grounds and gift Shop will remain open and Visitors Center offices closed


  • Adults: $8
  • Seniors (62+): $5
  • Students (18+ with ID): $5
  • Children: $5
  • Children 3 and under: free


Leashed dogs are welcome!

No scooters, skateboards, bicycles or in-line skates.


(815) 965-8146
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About Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is located at 2715 S. Main St, Rockford, IL 61102. Klehm is 155-acres of woodlands and botanical gardens, making it the largest public garden in Winnebago County. This includes 1.4 miles of paved handicap-accessible paths and approximately 3 miles of wooded trails. Klehm operates as 501(c)3 not-for-profit under a partnership with the Forest Preserves of Winnebago County.


Our Mission

To maintain a living museum for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of all people.