The Rose Garden Of Saint-Galmier - St-Galmier (42) - Loire - Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - France

The Rose Garden Of Saint-Galmier St-Galmier - Loire (42) - Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - France

The Rose Garden Of Saint-Galmier : The rose garden has been created in 2000, on the banks of the river Coise. It is situated at the foot of the hill on which lies the village of Saint-Galmier. The village has received “ four flowers” on the list of France’s flowered villages and it has been included in the guide of the “Hundred Loveliest Detours of France”.
The garden contains 300 varieties of ancient and modern roses, a beautiful snowball collection and numerous perennials, as well as iris, daylilies, water plants and liquid ambar, which bring in turns their colours to the garden. Numerous species come from floricultures in Loire and Rhône-Alpes.
A small observatory offers a panoramic view of the garden and the the Forez mountain chain. Created in : 2000
Surface : 7000m²

  • Opening 2018 :
    Open all year. Entry free of charge.
  • Visits :
    Unguided visits.
    Guided visits with previous booking , Duration of a guided visit : 1h30 .
    Access adapted for disabled persons.
    Reservation groups
  • Services :
    Picnic area, Public lavatory, Tearoom, Lectures, Concerts, Marriage photos, Workshops garden, Pedagogical presentations, Dog not admitted, Carpark arranged, Camping car site, Exhibition visitation.
    No bicycles, picnic areas in the immediate vicinity.
  • Access :
    30 minutes by car from the train station of Châteaucreux St-Etienne and 15 minutes from the autoroute A 72, E 70, exit 9.
    GPS (Lat x Long) : 45.591474000, 4.301040000