Check our hours of operation and note special announcements, including possible early closures, which vary depending on the season.
Buy your ticketin advance and have your ticket ready to show when you arrive.
Please allow 3.5 – 4 hours for your visit.
Dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes, as our Gardens are a walking experience.
FOOD & DRINK
Food is available for purchase in the Arbor Café.
No outside food or drinks please (except water).
There is a picnic table, first-come, first-serve, available at the west end of Parking Lot #3.
Picnicking in the Gardens or tailgating in parking areas is not permitted.
GROUPS OF 10 OR MORE
Call 770-893-1880, ext. 2, to reserve a date for your group.
Pets are not permitted, except certified service dogs.
PLEASE NOTE: As of January 1, 2019, as allowed by the Americans with Disability Act, service dogs that provide comfort or emotional support, but that are not otherwise trained to perform work or tasks for a person with a disability will not be permitted entrance to the Gardens.
Retractable (clothesline) leashes are not permitted.
All leashes must be of a sturdy material (e.g., leather) and only allow for a short lead from the dog’s handler.
No staged photography is permitted, whether personal or professional.
Examples include engagement or senior class pictures, etc., photos that involve posing and/or changes of clothing.
Mono-pods and tripods are welcome as you snap photos while strolling the Gardens.
However, professional photography equipment, such as reflectors, are not permitted.
Restrooms are available at the Welcome Center and at the Cabana/Pool area by the Manor House.
TOURING THE GARDENS
Manor House Gardens — Allow 1 ½ hours to enjoy seasonal floral displays such as the Daffodil, Azalea, Rhododendron, and Hydrangea Gardens, the Rose Arbor, the Woodland Shade Gardens and Nature Canopy Walk.
Valley Gardens — Allow 1 ½ hours to tourthe display gardens of the Japanese Gardens, Monet Waterlily Gardens, Grandchildren’s Sculpture Gardens, Rose Gardens, The Fern Dell, The Pleasance and Daylily Gardens.
UBER & LYFT
These transportation companies will transport you to the Gardens, but will usually not return to pick you up.
There are NO Uber or Lyft drivers that operate in proximity to the Gardens.
Please ensure that you have confirmed transportation in advance from the Gardens following your visit.