Gardens & Tours
Chicago is home to amazing public and private gardens and this year's tour line-up will feature a fantastic group of gardens, covering a wide array of techniques and trends, including public gardens as well as private gardens. Below is a schedule and preview of all the gardens and venues #GWA2018 attendees will visit.
Tuesday, August 14 | 7:00AM - 12:00PM
Wednesday, August 15 | 12:30PM - 4:30PM
Hyde Park Private Gardens
Thursday, August 16 | 12:30PM - 4:30PM
Attendees have the option of participating in the North Side Route or the South Side Route.
Garden of the Phoenix
Please note: This visit will require walking a distance of approximately two blocks across a pedestrian bridge.
Friday, August 17 | Post-Conference Tours
Attendees have the option of participating in one of the following three Post-Con Tour options.
Beard Private Garden
O'Brien Private Garden
McVay Private Garden
Fulmer Private Garden
Kurtis Conservation Foundation and Mettawa Manor
Camp Rosemary Posy Krehbiel Garden