Olmsted 200

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Olmsted 200

an ivy-laden stone tower sits amid lush green foliage
Carol DeGuiseppi

Date & Price

September 24–25, 2022


Free with Gardens Admission

Timed Admission Tickets Required

Timed Reservations Required for Members After 3:00 pm Thursdays–Sundays

Reservations not required for Gardens Premium Members and Innovators

Here at Longwood, enjoy an Olmsted-focused talk, Chimes Tower tours, and a carillon concert each day with award-winning carillonneurs Geert D’hollander and Ellen Dickinson as they present their compositions inspired by the life and legacy of Olmsted.

View the Inspired by Olmsted Carillon Concert program

Saturday, September 24

  • Talk in the Beer Garden
    11:00–11:45 am
    Engaging Olmsted: Designing Landscapes for the Next Century
    Claire Agre, Principal, Unknown Studio, Landscape Architecture & Urban Design LLC
  • Chimes Tower Tours
    11:00 am–1:00 pm
  • Inspired by Olmsted Carillon Concert
    2:00–2:30 pm
    with Ellen Dickinson and Geert D’hollander
  • Chimes Tower Tours
    2:30–5:00 pm

Sunday, September 25

  • Talk in the Beer Garden
    11:00–11:45 am
    The Genius of the Place: A Look at Frederick Law Olmsted
    Dede Petri, President and CEO, National Association for Olmsted Parks
  • Chimes Tower Tours
    11:00 am–1:00 pm
  • Inspired by Olmsted Carillon Concert
    2:00–2:30 pm
    with Ellen Dickinson and Geert D’hollander
  • Chimes Tower Tours
    2:30–5:00 pm

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