Important Information about Reopening

Reopening Information

Reiman Gardens is happy to be able to welcome visitors back to our outdoor gardens starting soon. Due to COVID-19 safety concerns, several rules and restrictions will be in place. Please carefully read all information HERE regarding these rules and changes. Ensuring the health and safety of our visitors and staff is of utmost importance to us. We thank you for your help in keeping everyone safe!

June 1-7: Reiman Gardens will be open for MEMBERS ONLY. To show appreciation to our members, we will offer this week-long special access.

June 8: Reiman Gardens will open to the general public, ISU students, and members.

Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please note the opening time is one hour later than our previous summer hours.

Entrance location change: All admissions will take place at the east entrance (outdoor) across from parking lot S2. Visitors are encouraged to park in lot S2 if possible.

Building closures: Conservatory Complex (including the Hughes Conservatory, Butterfly Wing, and Gift Shop), Mahlstede Building and Hunziker House.

We reserve the right to limit capacity.

Rescheduled Events:

  • The Plant Sale has been moved to an online format.
  • Members Only Party for “Nature Connects: Art with LEGO Bricks” – originally scheduled for Friday, May 22, will be rescheduled to later in the summer.

Canceled Events and Education Programs: