Visit Us

2020 Hours: Reservations (and masks) are required

Only the Gardens and Grounds are open at this time.
The Mansion will remain closed till further notice.

November 4-25: Gardens are open 12-4pm Wednesday-Sunday (Gift Shop closed November 4 and 5)

Thanksgiving Day: Closed

November 27-December 23: Gardens are open 12-8pm Tuesday-Sunday

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: Closed

December 26-January 3: Gardens are open 12-8pm Tuesday-Sunday.

Blithewold occasionally closes the property early for private events.

Everyone (members and nonmembers) must pre-register to be admitted. Please visit our tickets page to purchase online.

Here are some things you should know before you visit:

  • You’ll need to present your ticket purchase email confirmation (printed or on your phone)
  • Everyone in your group must be wearing a face covering
  • You’ll need to remain physically distanced from other visitors
  • Our bathrooms are open and will be sanitized throughout the day


The Shop at Blithewold

The shop is conveniently located in Blithewold’s Carriage House Visitors and Education Center, carries a variety of garden items and garden-inspired items, including:

  • Books on gardening and on places of interest in the area;
  • A unique selection of gifts including jewelry, candles, children’s items, hats, and garden-inspired home accessories;
  • Garden ornaments, tools and gardening gloves;
  • Blithewold signature items.

Administrative Office Hours

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm, excluding most holidays