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April 15, 2023
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Rockwood Museum
4651 Washington Street Extension
Wilmington, DE 19802
$20 $15 NCC Resident $2 Art-Reach Member, FREE for RPPS Members
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Growing at Rockwood: The Grand Garden Tour

Saturday, April 15, 2023

Join Rockwood staff for a tour of the estate’s 170-year-old gardens.

Join Rockwood staff for a tour of the estate’s 170-year-old gardens. Highlights include Rockwood’s original 1850s pleasure garden, the modern apothecary garden, one of America’s oldest attached conservatories and much more. 

Rockwood was built as a specimen garden at the same time as the Gothic revival mansion – this tour will also discuss the unique origins of the plants collected there throughout its history and their popularization from global colonization efforts by Western powers. 

Tour involves some stairs. 

$20, $15 for NCC residents, $2 Art-Reach Member

FREE for RPPS Member. Please use “Art-Reach2022” and “RPPS2022” coupon code at check out to unlock membership discount – Also, proof of membership is needed at beginning of tour to receive discount. 

Ages 14 – adults

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