Dates & Price
Thursday–Saturday, May 9–11, 2019
9:00 am–10:00 pm
Sunday, May 12, 2019
9:00 am–6:00 pm
Timed Tickets Required
Free Timed Member Reservations Required after 3:00 pm Thursday–Saturday
Buy Before You Arrive
Sell Out Likely
Celebrate mom by spending a day in the Gardens and enjoying our Main Fountain Garden with the return of daily fountain performances. Take advantage of extended hours Thursday through Saturday, with live music in the Beer Garden from 6:00–9:00 pm, and an Illuminated Fountain Performance at 9:15 pm. Or enjoy a flower-filled Sunday stroll when the Gardens are open until 6:00 pm.
Plan Your Visit Early!
Mother’s Day Weekend is a popular time to visit our Gardens. Buy tickets before you arrive to avoid disappointment. Timed Admission Tickets are required. Member reservations are required if arriving after 3:00 pm Thursday through Saturday.
During high visitation times, free remote parking may be used if our on-site lot is full. Transportation is provided between the remote parking site and the Visitor Center entrance. Please follow the signage and note the Longwood staff members directing traffic on high visitation days.
Music in the Conservatory
Saturday & Sunday
12:00–3:00 pm: Guitar Duo
4:00–6:00 pm: Flute and Violin Duo
Festival of Fountains
May 9–September 29, 2019
Spectacular events, glorious gardens, live music, special exhibits, and jaw-dropping fountain performances await. Explore the Season.
Mother's Day Gift Guide
Looking for the perfect gift for Mom?
Browse our Gardens-themed ideas.
Thursday–Saturday: 10:00 am–8:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am–5:00 pm
No reservations necessary.
Thursday–Saturday: 4:00–9:00 pm
No reservations necessary. Weather permitting.
Timed Tickets or Free Timed Member Reservations Required for Gardens Admission after 3:00 pm.