The Garden Door opened in 2005 at the University of Wisconsin Peninsular Agricultural Research Station which is a few miles north of Sturgeon Bay on Highway 42. The garden is designed and maintained by members of the Door County Master Gardeners Association. It has a fairie garden, double kaleidoscope, pond, a children's play area, pollinator garden, memorial tunnel, ornamental grass area with bottle trees, wences, annual and perennial beds. To the north you will find a community garden where the Door County Master Gardener Volunteers and Research Station and UW Extension staff can plant and harvest crops each summer.
Located north of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, The Garden Door can be found on the grounds of the University of Wisconsin Peninsular Agricultural Research Station, 4312 N. Highway 42. The Station is about 1/4 mile north of the intersection with Highway 57. To find The Garden Door, follow the signs on the Station grounds . Parking is available near the entrance to the garden.