Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Oakhurst Gardens


Oakhurst Gardens, located in Muncie, Indiana, covers over six acres.  It was developed by Elizabeth Ball in the 1930s.  Today, visitors can see a series of gardens, a renovated 1895 historic home, and a discovery cabin.

 One of my favorite parts of the garden is the Children's Garden.  There's a garden railroad, a vegetable garden, a Secret Garden, a Pizza Garden, Farmyard Garden, and Butterfly Garden.  There's a fun hedge maze that leads to the Secret Garden, where kids can watch fish playing in the pond.

 The gardens are open daily from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM.  Admission is free.

4 comments:

  1. Pizza garden? I want one of those! Fresh grown pepperoni...

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    1. Wouldn't it be funny if pepperoni grew on trees?

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  2. Hi Sherry - those gardens must be a delight for the kids - and parents!! Cheers Hilary

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    1. I liked the children's garden. So much fun!

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