13 Reasons to Live in Rockford, Illinois
- You can see some beautiful parks and gardens! Rockford is the ideal place to live if your love the great outdoors. You can spend time in a range of parks and gardens across the area. Anderson Japanese Gardens, designed by Hoichi Kurisu, was named the finest Japanese garden in North America. The 150-acre Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden is also well worth a visit.