Helen Cuddy Rose Garden

About the Garden

Gracing scenic Antioch Park, the Helen S Cuddy Rose Garden was designed in 1974, and is named in honor of Helen S Cuddy (1896 to 1997) for her dedication to park beautification through her lifelong service and work with garden club projects.

Established as a community project of the East Central Kansas Garden Club, the rose garden has a wide variety of:

  • An abundance of perennials, shrubs, ornamental grasses and bulbs
  • Beautiful trees
  • Estimated 500 different roses
  • Fountain
  • Gazebo
  • Sundial
Gazebo and water fountain in a park

Rose Garden Weddings

The Helen S. Cuddy Rose Garden is a wonderfully picturesque and is a very popular site for outdoor weddings. For weddings, please do not use rice. Birdseed or bubbles are suggested.


For permit information, please visit the Special Permits page or call 913-831-3359.