Start Your Journey

Plan Your Visit

Photo: Andalusia Historic House, Gardens and Arboretum

Explore Our Gardens

With more than 30 public gardens, arboreta, and historic landscapes within 30 miles of Philadelphia, America’s Garden Capital is a destination that will leave you feeling refreshed, inspired, and awed by the splendor of the natural world around us. Search our gardens by region, type, activities, or admission fees. 

Photo: Grounds for Sculpture / David Howarth

Pick Up a Passport

The America’s Garden Capital Passport is an exclusive guide to exploring the region’s public gardens. Use the Passport to log garden visits to all 30+ gardens located here in America’s Garden Capital! The Passport provides need-to-know information and must-visit experiences at each garden. 

Get Inspired

Whether you’re a local or visiting from out of town, plan your next visit with the help our suggested itineraries. Each guide highlights a few gardens that can easily be visited within a weekend or multi-day trip. Use our guides to get inspired or serve as a starting point for your next adventure in the greater Philadelphia area!  

Photo: Morris Arboretum / Rob Cardillo Photography

Tips for Visitors

Photo: Andalusia Historic House, Gardens and Arboretum