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Tue. May 31

Delaware Photographic Society

Explore an exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

9:00 am
Tue. May 31

Family Story Time

Young guests can enjoy fun stories surrounded by the beauty of our Gardens.

10:00 am 10:45 am
Tue. May 31

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
Wed. Jun 1

Delaware Photographic Society

Explore an exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

9:00 am
Wed. Jun 1

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. Jun 2

Delaware Photographic Society

Explore an exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

9:00 am
Thu. Jun 2

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. Jun 2

Conservatory Story Insider Tour

Explore the heritage and history of the Performing Arts spaces nestled within the horticultural beauty of the Conservatory.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Thu. Jun 2

Conservatory Highlights

Enjoy a guided tour around our historic Orangery and Exhibition Hall.

1:00 pm
Thu. Jun 2

Basic Floral Design I—Just Added!

Six-session course. Learn the fundamentals of floral design: how to condition flowers and use floral foam, tape, and wire.

6:00 pm
Thu. Jun 2

Floral Fun June: Italian Water Garden

Take inspiration from the graceful lines and movement of the Italian Water Garden to create your own floral fountain.

6:30 pm
Fri. Jun 3

Elements of Design Tour

This day-long tour will highlight several exquisite private gardens in the region.

8:30 am
Fri. Jun 3

Delaware Photographic Society

Explore an exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

9:00 am
Fri. Jun 3

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. Jun 3

Flower Garden Walk Highlights

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

1:00 pm
Sat. Jun 4

Summer Barbeque—Sold Out

Dine with us during Wine & Jazz Festival.

12:00 pm
Sat. Jun 4

Gardens Closing

Please note that the Gardens will close at 2:00 pm for everyone except Wine & Jazz ticketholders.

2:00 pm
Sat. Jun 4

Wine & Jazz Festival—Sold Out

Enjoy the sounds of live jazz throughout our Gardens as you savor the region’s finest wines.

2:00 pm
Sun. Jun 5

Meadow Garden Seasons: Capturing the Meadow on Canvas

Four-session course. Local painter Karl Kuerner is known for his idyllic landscapes.

9:00 am
Sun. Jun 5

Natural Dyeing with Locally Foraged Plants

Explore the colorful bounty that our local area has to offer by working with fresh plants foraged from nearby ecosystems.

9:00 am
Sun. Jun 5

Conservatory Story Insider Tour

Explore the heritage and history of the Performing Arts spaces nestled within the horticultural beauty of the Conservatory.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sun. Jun 5

Botanical Blue: Indigo Dye Vat

Learn the natural way to make your own indigo dye vat.

1:00 pm
Sun. Jun 5

Conservatory Highlights

Enjoy a guided tour around our historic Orangery and Exhibition Hall.

1:00 pm
Mon. Jun 6

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
Mon. Jun 6

Student Exhibition Garden Talks

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

12:30 pm

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Enjoy fresh local ingredients prepared by our expert chef at the Terrace Restaurant.

Tours

Discover interesting facts about our history, design, plants, and wildlife.

Classes & Workshops

Continuing Education provides practical information, whatever your level of gardening experience.