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The Gardens

Gardens hours

Dawn to 10:00 p.m.
Sunday through Saturday
March through November

Quinlan Visitor Center

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday through Friday
March through November


The Conservatory is currently closed for renovations.


Free admission
Free parking

Kansas State University Gardens

Department of Horticulture and Natural Resources
2021 Throckmorton Ctr
1712 Claflin Road
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-6949 fax

1500 Denison Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66506

K-State Gardens Events

Host your event at the Gardens surrounded by unique features and beautiful scenery.

Weddings • Receptions • Photography sessions • Retirements • Birthdays • Anniversaries • Reunions • Celebrations of life

Events hosted by the Gardens

The Gardens host several annual events including a Garden Party, Kids K-State Garden Club, September Stroll, plant sales, volunteer trainingRun for the Roses - 5K race & 1K walk, and more. New in 2023 is Egg-Stravaganza Photo Op Event - more information coming soon.

For more information or to host your event, contact the Gardens:
785-532-3271 or ksugardens@k-state.edu.

Special events information (pdf)  |  Rental Agreement (pdf)