The 2014 tour will open the gates to twelve hidden gardens and three “ribbon” gardens. This tour includes stops on Chestnut, Pinckney, Lime Street and more, with two gardens inviting visitors for the first time ever. The Beacon Hill Hidden Gardens Tour is a self-guided tour and is the perfect way to spend a spring day with friends. Please refer to our FAQ page to learn more about Tour Day.
Thursday May 15, 2014
9:00am-5:00pm Rain or Shine
$35 In Advance
Purchase before Tour Day online, by mail (Adobe PDF Document), or from select retail locations on Beacon Hill.
$45 Tour Day
Purchase at Information Tables on the corners of Charles and Mt. Vernon St., and Charles and Chestnut St.
$60 Hidden Gardens Ticket & Book Package - Save $20 with this special offer!
Enjoy a day of touring Beacon Hill's private gardens and take the experience home with a hardcover copy of our new book Hidden Gardens of Beacon Hill: Creating Green Spaces in Urban Places (2013). Click here to learn more about this new treasure for all garden enthusiasts. (link to book page)
This package can only be purchased in advance online through 5/13/14. You must present a copy of your online receipt on Tour day at the Information Tables to obtain your Hidden Gardens Ticket and book. We will hold pre-purchased books at the Information Tables until 4:00pm on Tour day. Click Here to purchase the package.
If you would like to receive a copy of the new book before Tour day, please purchase on amazon.com
Online purchase by credit card. Click here to order. You must present a copy of your online receipt on Tour day at the Information Tables to obtain your Hidden Gardens Ticket.
Retail & Business Locations in Beacon Hill. Click here for locations to purchase Tour Tickets beginning Mid-March.
By Mail. Click here to download an order form (Adobe PDF Document). Complete and send the form along with a check and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Beacon Hill Garden Club Tour
Box 302 Charles Street Station
Boston, MA 02114
Please place mail orders no later than May 7. Tickets ordered by mail will be filled beginning in mid-April. Present tickets at one of our Information Tables on Tour Day to obtain an entry ticket for the gardens.
Tour Day Purchase. Tickets may be purchased on Tour Day for $45 at our Information Tables on Charles Street. We will accept cash, check, or Visa/MasterCard.
Reservations coming from outside North America: Please note that due to credit card security measures we can only accept credit card purchases from North American card holders. All other reservations may be made using the mail-in form and by sending a check, or by contacting the Beacon Hill Garden Club at firstname.lastname@example.org. A list of reservations made by international visitors will be maintained and tickets can be purchased at the pre-sale rate by visiting the tour information table on the corner of Charles and Chestnut Streets from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on May 15th. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to welcoming you to the tour.
Tour proceeds support civic, horticultural and environmental organizations.
We look forward to seeing you on May 15, 2014.