Heritage Garden and Botanical Collection Tours

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Heritage Garden Self-Guided Tours *NEW* 

Many of the garden’s most memorable trees and shrubs were collected by Joseph Shipley and members of the Bringhurst family between 1851 and around 1920. QR-coded labels at the base of these plants offer additional information and can be explored with your smartphone at your own pace. Stop in the museum office during open hours to pick up your complimentary map of the six-acre Heritage Garden surrounding this historic villa. All ages. Always FREE 

Stop in to get your Heritage Garden Map
Mon-Sat| 10 am-4 pm
Sun | 12-4 pm
  1. Thu Feb. 24

    Seeing the Trees Through the Bark at Rockwood Tour Rockwood’s Heritage Garden to identify trees through their distinctive bark patterns. Then make artful crayon rubbings of favorite bark textures as a memento and a reference of the lesson. Dress warm! $10. All Ages
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