The Richmond Rose Garden is happy to announce we are part of the 2020 Challenge Match Program. Once we raise $5,000 the next $5,000 is matched dollar per dollar. https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/wcf



The Richmond Rose A.A.R.S. Garden is open 365 days a year from 6AM until 11PM. There is no admission charged for visiting the garden. The garden is wheelchair accessible and restrooms are available in Glen Miller Park at the concession building. The Garden closes at 11PM since we are on Glen Miller Park property.


Thank you to all our donors who made the refurbishing of our walkways possible:


West End Bank Charitable Foundation
Wayne County Foundation
Marty and Beth Van Der Burgt
Mike Devine and Kathy Lucid
Lindley Mann
Monica and John Koechlein
Rohe Family Fund
Terri Batsel
Whitewater Broadcasting Corporation (WKBV/G101.3)
Belden Inc.
Dr. Patty Lamson
Stanley W. Hayes Research Foundation
Wayne County Convention and Tourism Bureau
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Herrman
Mrs. James Daggy
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Shirden
Vista Investment Partners II, LLC
Elaine Tiernan
We also need to Thank Diana Pappin who served as the fundraising chairperson on the project.


Sign up to Volunteer at the Rose Garden: https://waynecountyvolunteers.my-trs.com/




My name is Beth Van Der Burgt.

I am the current
President of the Richmond Rose Garden Board.
I have served as President for 9 years.
I am very passionate about roses and how special the Rose Garden is to our community.
I invite you to visit the garden and Experience Life in Full Bloom!




We are the hidden gem of Wayne County 2019

Remember to stop and smell the roses



To Donate please follow the link, and indicate your gift is for the Richmond Rose Garden. 


Many issues have begun developing with our Star brick walkways. The brick are separating and we need to re-lay them properly.

Help us with our Capital Campaign for our walkway

project by indicating your donation is a specific gift for that project.



  • Our Mission

    The Richmond Rose Garden, which is entirely maintained by volunteers, celebrates the joy of our environment with the beauty of roses.

  • History

    The All American Rose Garden was started in 1987 and thrives today as a unique and very special location in the heart of Richmond, IN.

  • The Garden

    Today visitors experience the beauty of our flourishing thirty year old garden that highlights over 100 varieties of All American Rose Selections® amidst blooming annuals, perennials, and ornamental trees that add an interesting texture to the garden.

  • Contact Us

    If you would like information on reserving our Victorian gazebo for weddings or other events, or if you are interested in volunteering please call the Richmond Parks Department at 765-983-7275.

    For more information on volunteering, please Email Us.

The Richmond Rose Garden, along with the Richmond-Friendship Garden and E.G. Hill Memorial Rose Garden, is located in Glen Miller Park and faces U.S. 40 East.