Growin’ Gardeners

Growin’ Gardeners Design, tend and harvest your own pint-sized garden plot in The Children’s Garden! A skillful blend of award-winning curriculum and physical engagement strengthens each child’s bond with family and with the natural world. Topics will include insects, weeds, and plant biology. You’ll tend to your 4×4 garden plot after each short lesson! Staff…

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Gardens

A Legacy of Beauty Originally established in 1899, as a home for Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow and family, the 110-acre Dow Gardens now welcomes thousands of guests per year. Experience a dazzling 110-acre display of annuals and perennials punctuated by distinctive bridges, an award-winning children’s garden, towering pines, and delightful water features. VISITOR…

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Educator Resources

EDUCATOR RESOURCES LEARN ATDOW GARDENS Educators, we invite you to explore Dow Gardens with your classes and school groups! Teachers may choose to focus on the rich diversity of horticulture, dive into entomology, or take a spin at history. Discover a range of educational opportunities available throughout all four seasons, foster a meaningful connection with…

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Tours

TOURS GUIDED WALKING TOURS May 1 – September 30 | Tuesday – Friday, 9:00am – 3:00pm. Guided Walking Tours are available for groups of up to 20-25 people and must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. Tours last approximately one hour and may include up to one mile of walking. Larger groups and/or…

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_Press Room

Press Room Welcome to Dow Gardens! Our staff is happy to assist journalists with stories, on-site visits, interviews, experts, and photos. Please reach out to us in advance of your visit. Media Contact Kristen Inman, Marketing Manager, inman@dowgardens.org Media Mailing List Join our media mailing list today! Just send a message with your name, title,…

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Storytime

Storytime Fridays, June 14 – August 30 Storytime begins at 10 a.m. No Storytime on Friday, July 5. Join us Friday mornings June – August to hear award-winning children’s books read aloud in the Children’s Garden. All ages are welcome! Storytime is included with the price of daily admission or the purchase of an annual…

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Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit A Legacy of Beauty Experience a dazzling 110-acre display of annuals and perennials punctuated by distinctive bridges, towering pines, and delightful water features. Admission Annual Pass $30.00 per person Adult daily $15.00 Student (4-17) $5.00 Adult Students $5.00 (with valid i.d.) Child (3 & under) FREE Electronic gift cards are available! Prom…

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_Homepage

Visit UsDow Gardens is currently open Tuesday – Sunday from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Purchase Admission → DETAILS Plan your visit.               Learn More → careers New positions available!               Learn More → GROWIN GARDENERS Tend your own garden plot in the…

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