You are here

With a Membership, you have year round access to our Gardens, including tours, talks, performances, and more. In addition, as a Member, you can enjoy exclusive Members-only events like Member Appreciation Days, the Longwood Lecture Series, and more. See what you can do.

Exclusive Member Events

Member Orientation

Garden Chat: The Blue Poppy

Summer Members-only Hours

Thu. Feb 21

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am
Thu. Feb 21

Orchid Extravaganza Sale

Purchase orchids displayed in Orchid Extravaganza at discounted prices while supplies last.

9:00 am
Thu. Feb 21

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Fri. Feb 22

Identifying Woody Plants in Winter I

Learn to identify common native and non-native trees and shrubs by buds, twigs, bark, and form.

9:00 am
Fri. Feb 22

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am
Fri. Feb 22

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Fri. Feb 22

Identifying Woody Plants in Winter II

Learn to identify common native and non-native trees and shrubs by buds, twigs, bark, and form.

1:00 pm
Sat. Feb 23

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am
Sat. Feb 23

Vegetable Gardening Boot Camp

In this immersive day, discuss principles for designing and creating a vegetable garden, including the location, layout, and bed preparation.

9:00 am
Sat. Feb 23

Brownies: Bugs Legacy Naturalist Badge

Explore our Gardens and learn about insect body parts, life cycles, and habitats.

9:30 am
Sat. Feb 23

Cadettes: Trees Legacy Naturalist Badge

Discover amazing facts about our champion trees and hundred-year-old bonsais.

9:30 am
Sat. Feb 23

Bears: Fur, Feathers, and Ferns Adventure

Explore our historic indoor and outdoor Gardens to discover the world of plants and insects.

9:30 am
Sat. Feb 23

Juniors: Flowers Legacy Naturalist Badge

Tour the beautiful Conservatory and discover the types of flowers growing year-round.

9:30 am
Sat. Feb 23

Wolves: Grow Something Adventure

Go behind the scenes to learn about the varieties of plants growing in our indoor production greenhouses.

9:30 am
Sat. Feb 23

Member Orientation

Join us to learn more about your Membership and enjoy a Garden tour and Scavenger Hunt.

9:30 am 11:00 am
Sat. Feb 23

Webelos: Into the Woods Adventure

Learn about the historic trees on our property and investigate the role of trees and plants in the ecosystem.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am
Sun. Feb 24

Wolves: Grow Something Adventure

Go behind the scenes to learn about the varieties of plants growing in our indoor production greenhouses.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Webelos: Into the Woods Adventure

Learn about the historic trees on our property and investigate the role of trees and plants in the ecosystem.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Brownies: Bugs Legacy Naturalist Badge

Explore our Gardens and learn about insect body parts, life cycles, and habitats.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Cadettes: Trees Legacy Naturalist Badge

Discover amazing facts about our champion trees and hundred-year-old bonsais.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Bears: Fur, Feathers, and Ferns Adventure

Explore our historic indoor and outdoor Gardens to discover the world of plants and insects.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Juniors: Flowers Legacy Naturalist Badge

Tour the beautiful Conservatory and discover the types of flowers growing year-round.

9:30 am
Sun. Feb 24

Spotlight Talks

Explore different facets of our history and gardens on select days with one of our expert staff. Free with Gardens Admission.

11:30 am 12:30 pm
Sun. Feb 24

Curtis Student Recitals

Experience the stars of tomorrow as they perform solo and chamber music in these pre-graduation recitals.

1:00 pm
Mon. Feb 25

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am
Mon. Feb 25

Introduction to Botanical Illustration (Spring)

9 sessions. For all who are interested in mastering the art of plant illustration.

9:00 am
Mon. Feb 25

Botanical Illustration Studio (Spring)

9 sessions. Illustrate plants and flowers from Longwood's greenhouses and outdoor grounds.

12:30 pm
Mon. Feb 25

An Evening of Botanical Illustration (Spring)

9 sessions. For beginners as well as more accomplished artists interested in the art of plant illustration.

6:00 pm
Tue. Feb 26

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am
Tue. Feb 26

Live Organ Demonstrations

Free with Gardens admission. Enjoy a free live organ demonstration with Principal Organist Peter Richard Conte.

11:30 am 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 2:30 pm
Wed. Feb 27

Delaware Photographic Society

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

9:00 am

Explore Our Seasons

Spring Blooms

Watch as spring color emerges to paint our landscape in vibrant hues. Breathe in the fresh spring air and relish the beauty of our Gardens.

Festival of Fountains

Summer means breathtaking scenery and gorgeous blooms throughout our grounds and Conservatory. From sunrise to nightfall, there is more to do, see, and be amazed by in our Gardens than ever before.

Chrysanthemum Festival

Experience our most intensively cultivated display—the largest exhibition of chrysanthemums in the United States.

A Longwood Christmas

Oohs and aahs fill the air as illuminated stars twinkle above, colorful fountains dance to holiday music, and a half-million lights brighten the night.