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Beautifull landscape and gardens

Very lovely grounds, and well maintained. The meandering paths between the different gardens made... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary M
North Brunswick, New Jersey
Wedding Celebration

PERFECT place for a wedding. Beautiful, Romantic, Stunning, PERFECT. Celebrated a wedding there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharie C
Long Beach
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Tower Hill Botanic Garden is New England's year-round botanic garden, a living museum of plants exquisite in every season. Several distinctive gardens arrange plants according to an overall Master Plan, that includes a Lawn Garden, Secret Garden...more
11 French Dr, Boylston, MA 01505-1008
+1 508-869-6111
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've been to Tower Hill a number of times since our son, a local resident, has maintained membership here for several years. We went, sans son, on a very hot and humid Friday afternoon. We both have mobility issues and had forgotten how little handicapped...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very lovely grounds, and well maintained. The meandering paths between the different gardens made for a pleasant visit. The flowers and shrubs, as well as the various trees were all labeled, and made for easy id. We saw many insects and butterflies, and even chipmunks....More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 1 week ago

PERFECT place for a wedding. Beautiful, Romantic, Stunning, PERFECT. Celebrated a wedding there last Saturday. The grounds were lovely. The staff were very professional to work with. Cocktails were in the Twigs Cafe, and dinner was in the Orangerie for about 100. The food was...More

Thank Sharie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tower Hill Botanical is a must see! The variety of the plantings and the scenic views make these gardens hard to beat! A very big plus is that they are very handicapped/wheelchair accessible. I could take my husband almost anywhere without a problem. I'll also...More

1  Thank mizee
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Our garden club members enjoyed a late afternoon picnic followed by a docent guided tour with charming and informative Mr Kimball. We all enjoyed our tour of systematic gardens. Also, The view of Mt Wachusett and Wachusett Dam was beautiful, And the Gift shop was...More

Thank Marsha L
Reviewed 16 June 2018

I was here for a conference and what a beautiful place! The fountains, flowers, and sculptures are amazing. I only wish that I lived closer so I could enjoy it more often.

Thank cr02655
Reviewed 15 June 2018

This afternoon, my husband and I visited this wonderful garden and were fortunate enough to get in free. During the months of June and July, entrance to the garden is free to the public on THURSDAYS from 3:00pm - 9:00pm. It's a great time of...More

Thank mtl2658
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

I visited a spectacular New England garden called Tower Hill Farm in Boylston, MA. It was a rainy day, which only enhanced my photos. Notice the droplets on the petals & leaves. I wish I could post all 40 photos ~ there were many varieties...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 30 May 2018

My daughter and I had a very enjoyable Friday afternoon visit to Tower Hill in late May. There are very nice walking trails and a variety of gardens ranging from forest to formal. The main buildings are very lovely and surrounded a diversity of nice...More

Thank Juggling_Mom
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We went to this place, on hearsay, to spend the afternoon. We have seen many botanical gardens in many cities and hence my hopes were less. Thankfully I am less disappointed. There are plants, few of them inside the glass house. There were few daffodils...More

1  Thank ramsdesk
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17 August 2017|
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Response from ragboat | Reviewed this property |
Check for reciprocity if you belong to a garden organization membership.
3 July 2016|
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Response from JessM-7 | Reviewed this property |
There is limited access in a wheelchair. There are a couple of outside garden paths and the interior are accessible. If the wheelchair can handle gravel and some uneven terrain then there are many other paths that work and... More
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28 April 2016|
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Response from Rochelle J | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need a membership to go, you'll pay a single day entrance fee. This is there website where you can see the entrance fees, hours, events and more. Its a beautiful place to visit.