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Design, Create, Construct: Walls Class

Design, Create, Construct: Walls
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

Due to the ongoing closure of our Gardens, we are suspending the sale of tickets for our Fireworks & Fountains Shows, summer performing arts events, and registration for Continuing Education classes.

4 sessions

Tuesdays, 6:00–8:00 pm

June 2–23, 2020

Fee: $129

Focus on landscape walls and their various applications in residential garden design. Compare many common wall materials, such as concrete, stone, wood, brick, and block. Study construction techniques, design, foundations, drainage, costs, maintenance, and limits of DIY construction in this practical and interactive course. The Gardens serve as a teaching lab for students to observe and study the many different types of landscape walls, in conjunction with steps, lighting, and other garden features.

Elective Course


Shipley Allinson


Acer Room

Please remember that many courses are extremely popular and will sell out quickly. Register now to begin your journey in lifelong learning at Longwood Gardens.

2020 Continuing Education Catalog