Gage Park Shelter Buildings and Picnic Shelters
Established in 1930 and located in Gage Park, the Reinisch Rose Garden features 180 varieties of roses totaling more than 4,500 roses. The garden includes both newly released rose varieties and numerous unusual varieties no longer commercially available. The garden has received Better Homes and Gardens Magazine's "More Beautiful America" recognition and the Historic Topeka Inc. Preservation Award. The adjacent Doran Rock Garden and pond provide a peaceful, tranquil setting that is popular for strolling and photography.
Weddings at the Rose Garden
Let nature be the backdrop for your special day. Imagine the romantic beauty of your wedding in the Reinisch Rose Garden. The peak blooming times for the 4,500 roses is late May into early June, and in early to mid-September. The Doran Rock Garden blooms with tulips for two weeks in April and annual flowers during the summer months. Seats up to 150. Private rental parties must provide own seating.
Available: Mon-Thur. Day 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Evening 5:30 p.m.-10 p.m.; Mon.-Sun. all day 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
Cost: Mon.-Thur. Day or Evening $175; Mon-Sun. all day $350