Go on an exclusive and revealing behind-the-scenes tour of our Italian Water Garden with our expert guides.
This ticket does not include admission to the Gardens.
Tours are approximately 45 minutes in length.
Pierre du Pont's love of water is brought dramatically to life in this garden of his design. Pruned littleleaf linden trees, clipped ivy, and green lawns surround 6 large and 12 small blue-tiled pools with 600 jets of water and a water staircase that recirculate 4,500 gallons of water each minute. Explore the sculptures, fountain features and history of the Italian Water Garden. Enjoy an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour and discover how this amazing garden works.
Please Note: This tour requires participants to walk on grass and is not accessible by wheelchairs or other mobility devices.
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Pruned littleleaf linden trees, clipped ivy, and green lawns surround 18 blue-tiled pools, 600 jets of water and a cascading water staircase.