Rhododendron Festival @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
When: Fri May 24th
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Heritage Museums & Gardens | 67 Grove Street | Sandwich
Runs through May 26
Thousands of rhododendrons in more than 100 varieties cover our 100 acres with spectacular blooms during this week-long event. Enjoy a peaceful walk during our daily Rhododendron Garden Tour, surrounded by walls of flowers; learn more about these gorgeous plants from during our Rhododendron Expert Panel; explore Heritage’s connection to noted rhododendron hybridizers Charles Dexter and Jack Cowles during our monthly Mornings in the Garden walk; challenge yourself to a rhododendron scavenger hunt and participate in other family activities.
Interested in capturing the beauty of rhododendrons through photographs? Sign up for our Rhododendron Festival Photography Workshop and learn tips and tricks from a professional photographer. Want to incorporate rhododendrons into your home garden and landscape? Check out our Rhododendron Propagation Workshop and our Signature Plant Series: Rhododendrons in Your Home Landscape.
Stop by our “Garden Shop” in front of the Museum Store. Be inspired by our gardens and take home your own piece of Heritage with a purchase from our plant sale. Plants and trees available for purchase include hostas, Echinacea’s, daylilies and rhododendrons from our collection. We have everything you need to make your garden flourish with plants, seeds, garden tools, garden gloves, books and more.