This Beautiful 280-Acre Botanical Garden In Connecticut Is A Sight To Be Seen

There’s no doubt that some of the prettiest places in Connecticut lie in our more rural areas. But you don’t have to travel to the far corners of the state to discover breathtaking beauty. Just 15 minutes outside our capital city and a stone’s throw from the interstate is an incredible botanical garden and park just begging for a visit. Featuring acres and acres of woodlands, open fields, and groomed gardens, Wickham Park is one hidden gem that’s not to be missed.

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Have you ever visited this entrancing botanical garden? Nearby in Connecticut’s capital city, this magical tunnel of roses is also an incredible place of beauty to behold.