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North Central Washington Sights

Ohme Gardens

  • 3327 Ohme Rd. Map It
  • Wenatchee
  • Garden/Arboretum

Updated 10/20/2014

Fodor's Review

This is a lush green oasis, high atop bluffs near the confluence of the Columbia and Wenatchee rivers, where you can commune with a blend of native rocks, ferns, mosses, pools, waterfalls, rock gardens, and conifers. Herman Ohme purchased the land in 1929 as a private family retreat and developed the gardens—now owned and managed by Chelan County—for his wife Ruth. The couple nurtured the gardens until Herman died in 1971.

Sight Information


3327 Ohme Rd., north of Wenatchee near U.S. 2 at U.S. 97A, Wenatchee, Washington, 98801, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $7
  • Mid-Apr.–mid-Oct, daily 9–6 (to 7 pm Memorial Day–Labor Day)

Updated 10/20/2014


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