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McCrory Gardens

Welcome to McCrory Gardens!

McCrory Gardens
NOW OPEN
Wednesday – Sunday
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

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Admission

Members: Free
Adults: $6
Senior ages 65 & over: $4
Youth ages 6–17: $4
SDSU Employees: $4 w/SDSU ID
Military personnel: $4 w/valid ID
Children ages 5 & under: Free
SDSU Students: Free w/valid SDSU ID


Arboretum Hours

The arboretum features 45 acres of tree and shrub collections and approximately 1.6 miles of trails that are open and accessible to the public from dawn to dusk.

2021 TuliPalooza Sponsors 
Sponsor Name(s)Plaque to read:
Becky & Bryan Peterson"In memory of Rita Lee"
Mary Kay & Steve HellingIn memory of Ralph and Carol Kastner (Mary Kay's parents)
Karen & Bill Bumann"Sponsored by Bill & Karen Bumann"
The Sloss Family"In memory of Yvonne McKinnies"
Department of Natural Resource Management"Department of Natural Resource Management"
The Price Family"In memory of Philip and Patricia Price"
Larry Leigh"To my wife Morakot, a beautiful bed of tulips.  Larry"
Keith & Roxie Corbett"In memory of our parents"
Virgil & Georgan Ellerbruch"In memory of Merle and George Hinkle"
Wayne & Shari Budahl Avery"Wayne and Shari Budahl Avery"
Kristen Kponyoh"In memory of Grandpa Jim Buldhaupt"
The Nachtigal Family"In honor of Jerry Nachtigal"
Lois & Wes Tschetter"In memory of our mothers - Ruby Ritterbusch and Barbar Tschetter"
Harriet & Dean Swedlund"In memory of Richard Lee"
Dianne Prince"In memory of Jeremiah D. Prince"
Chase Family"In honor of Dorothy "Dodie" Chase"
The Town & Country SHOPPER"Thank you McCrory Gardens for working so hard to continually add beauty to Brookings!"
Georgiana Olson"In memory of Ronald G. Olson"
David Graper"Dedicated to my amazing wife Mary"
Brookings Area Master Gardeners"Growing Together"
Derek & Janet PetersonIn Memory of Don & Helen Peterson"
>Mark & Jaqueline HuntimerIn Memory of Lorraine Huntimer
Kris OsterlohHappy Mother's Day Kaytie Osterloh

Click on the links below to learn more about each of the memberships we offer!
Pay by credit card by choosing your desired giving level; you will be directed to the SDSU Foundation website
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Become a member. Help us grow!
Your membership gift supports McCrory Gardens' outreach, research and educational programs.

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McCrory Gardens Events

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Jun 23

Growing Gardeners at McCrory Gardens

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center
Jul 7

Growing Gardeners at McCrory Gardens

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center
Jul 14

Growing Gardeners at McCrory Gardens

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center
Jul 21

Growing Gardeners at McCrory Gardens

McCrory Gardens Education & Visitor Center

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McCrory Gardens and State Arboretum earn accreditation

South Dakota State University’s McCrory Gardens and the South Dakota State Arboretum have been awarded a Level 1 Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum for achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and bota

Denholm Estate Provides Endowments for McCrory Gardens and the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum

Denholm Estate provides endowments for McCrory Gardens and the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum

Two beloved institutions at South Dakota State University are the benefactors of a generous gift from Frank Denholm and his wife, Mildred.

TuliPalooza 2019 -THANK YOU SPONSORS!

Joe, Bev, Joseph and Cody Cassady

Brookings Area Master Gardeners

Phil, Phil Jr. and Renee Baker

General Federation of Women's Clubs, Brookings

Bill and Karen Bumann

Richard Scholten

Wayne and Shari Budahl Avery