Events & Programs

Programs and events throughout the year focus on interpreting the Museum's 152-acre campus and helping visitors find practical applications for horticulture in their own lives. Annual events include Perennial Premiere and wreath-making classes.

Don't miss free tours of Lilly House and the Gardens!

Audio Tours: Free Audio Tours are available for both Lilly House and the Garden. Visit the Lilly House Welcome Desk to rent a listening device, or visit on your smart phone to take the Garden Tour, or on your smart phone to take the Lilly House tour.

Upcoming Events & Programs

The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park: 100 Acres Tours
Public Tour
Saturdays / noon (April through October)
Tour will begin at Lake Terrace
Garden Tour
Public Tour
Saturdays & Sundays / 1 pm (April through October)
Meet at the main entrance to Lilly House.
Vintage Paper Ornaments
Saturday, November 8 / 10-11:30 am
Greenhouse Atrium
Evergreen Wreath Making
Saturday, November 22 | 10-11:30 am and 1-2:30 pm
Multipurpose Room
Holiday Hullabaloo
Special Event
Thursday, December 4 / 5-9 pm
Horticulture Symposium: The Living Landscape
Saturday, February 21 / 8 am-3:30 pm
The Toby