The Secret Garden In Illinois You’re Guaranteed To Love

Tourists flock to Downtown Galena to visit the shops and restaurants, but many don’t know about this amazing garden. Linmar Gardens is on privately-owned property just off Main Street, and the owners are kind enough to share the beauty with others. It’s a unique spot in Galena that you won’t want to miss!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Linmar Gardens is located at 504 S. Prospect Street in Galena; you can find more information here. Do you know of another secret garden in Illinois? Tell us about it in the comments.

And if you’re still wondering if visiting Galena would be worth the trip, we’ve made a pretty convincing argument.