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Mon. Jul 6

Introduction to School Gardening

This workshop is designed to introduce teachers to the benefits of school garden programs.

9:00 am
Mon. Jul 6

Summer Camp: Towering Trees and Treehouses—Sold Out

One week camp. Become a champion of Longwood's trees and forest ecosystems while exploring our majestic treehouses and woodlands.

9:00 am
Mon. Jul 6

Student Exhibition Garden Talk

Hear Professional Gardener students discuss their designs and visions for these unique gardens.

12:30 pm
Mon. Jul 6

Summer Camp: Natural Art—Sold Out

One week camp. Discover and capture the beauty of the indoor and outdoor Gardens while creating artwork with natural materials.

1:00 pm
Tue. Jul 7

Introduction to School Gardening

This workshop is designed to introduce teachers to the benefits of school garden programs.

9:00 am
Tue. Jul 7

Summer Camp: Towering Trees and Treehouses—Sold Out

One week camp. Become a champion of Longwood's trees and forest ecosystems while exploring our majestic treehouses and woodlands.

9:00 am
Tue. Jul 7

Summer Camp: Natural Art—Sold Out

One week camp. Discover and capture the beauty of the indoor and outdoor Gardens while creating artwork with natural materials.

1:00 pm
Tue. Jul 7

All Purpose Annuals

Six session course. Even a well-established perennial bed will benefit from the addition of these long-blooming accents.

6:30 pm
Tue. Jul 7

Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey—Sold Out

These Grammy-winners carry on the tradition of the iconic trio Peter, Paul & Mary, one of the most popular folk groups of the 1960s.

7:30 pm
Wed. Jul 8

Growing Your School Garden

Learn principles of designing school gardens, and tricks for installing successful projects on school grounds.

9:00 am
Wed. Jul 8

Member Appreciation Days

Enjoy 20% discounts in The GardenShop, 1906, and The Café.

9:00 am
Wed. Jul 8

Summer Camp: Towering Trees and Treehouses—Sold Out

One week camp. Become a champion of Longwood's trees and forest ecosystems while exploring our majestic treehouses and woodlands.

9:00 am
Wed. Jul 8

Wonders of the Waterlilies Talk

Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display

10:30 am
Wed. Jul 8

Summer Camp: Natural Art—Sold Out

One week camp. Discover and capture the beauty of the indoor and outdoor Gardens while creating artwork with natural materials.

1:00 pm
Wed. Jul 8

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

9:30 pm
Thu. Jul 9

Growing Your School Garden

Learn principles of designing school gardens, and tricks for installing successful projects on school grounds.

9:00 am
Thu. Jul 9

Summer Camp: Towering Trees and Treehouses—Sold Out

One week camp. Become a champion of Longwood's trees and forest ecosystems while exploring our majestic treehouses and woodlands.

9:00 am
Thu. Jul 9

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Thu. Jul 9

Fountains of Longwood Insider Tour

Explore outdoor fountains on a tour of the historic east gardens and learn why Longwood is an "Engineer's Garden."

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Thu. Jul 9

Flower Garden Walk Highlights

Tour the first garden Longwood's founder Pierre S. du Pont created after he purchased the property.

1:00 pm
Thu. Jul 9

Summer Camp: Natural Art—Sold Out

One week camp. Discover and capture the beauty of the indoor and outdoor Gardens while creating artwork with natural materials.

1:00 pm
Thu. Jul 9

Live Music in the Beer Garden

Join us on Thursday evenings during Nightscape for live music under the stars.

7:00 pm
Thu. Jul 9

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

9:30 pm
Fri. Jul 10

Summer Camp: Towering Trees and Treehouses—Sold Out

One week camp. Become a champion of Longwood's trees and forest ecosystems while exploring our majestic treehouses and woodlands.

9:00 am
Fri. Jul 10

Meadow Garden Walks & Hikes

Immerse yourself in nature and observe the connections among plants, wildlife, and habitat.

10:00 am
Fri. Jul 10

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Fri. Jul 10

Fountains of Longwood Insider Tour

Explore outdoor fountains on a tour of the historic east gardens and learn why Longwood is an "Engineer's Garden."

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Fri. Jul 10

Flower Garden Walk Highlights

Tour the first garden Longwood's founder Pierre S. du Pont created after he purchased the property.

1:00 pm
Fri. Jul 10

Summer Camp: Natural Art—Sold Out

One week camp. Discover and capture the beauty of the indoor and outdoor Gardens while creating artwork with natural materials.

1:00 pm
Fri. Jul 10

Artist & Friends

Join Nightscape creator Ricardo Rivera to learn about the vision and inspiration for this display.

7:00 pm 9:00 pm
Fri. Jul 10

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

9:30 pm
Sat. Jul 11

Birds of Longwood Walk

Join experienced guides on a quest to discover Longwood's feathery inhabitants.

9:00 am
Sat. Jul 11

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Sat. Jul 11

Meadow Garden Walks & Hikes

Immerse yourself in nature and observe the connections among plants, wildlife, and habitat.

10:30 am 11:00 am
Sat. Jul 11

Danny Weinkauf

Free with Gardens admission. This Grammy-winning artist is the man behind the wildly successful mega-hit, “I am a Paleontologist.”

11:00 am
Sat. Jul 11

Italian Water Garden Insider Tour

Go on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of our Italian Water Garden with our expert guides.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sat. Jul 11

Peirce's Woods Highlights

Learn about our heritage trees and native plantings with an expert tour guide on a stroll through our historic east gardens.

1:00 pm
Sat. Jul 11

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

9:30 pm
Sun. Jul 12

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Sun. Jul 12

Italian Water Garden Insider Tour

Go on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of our Italian Water Garden with our expert guides.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sun. Jul 12

Peirce's Woods Highlights

Learn about our heritage trees and native plantings with an expert tour guide on a stroll through our historic east gardens.

1:00 pm

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