Public Garden Open Hours

Every Friday March through October: 10am-3pm (last entry 2:30pm)
Every 4th Saturday March through October: 10am-3pm (last entry 2:30pm) These Saturdays are: March 25, April 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, August 26, September 23, October 28

2017 Plant Sale & Garden Open Events:
EARLY SPRING Saturday, April 1
SPRING Saturday May 13 and Sunday May 14
SUMMER Saturday July 22
FALL Saturday September 16

Planning Your Visit

Experience one of the world’s most outstanding collections of rare and diverse plants through a visit to Heronswood Garden. We recommend you plan your visit in advance as access to the garden is limited to pre-scheduled dates and times.

The garden is open to the public for self-guided tours every Friday and every 4th Saturday of the month, March through October, from 10:00am-3:00pm (last garden entry at 2:30pm). The entry fee is $10 for adults, $5 ages 7-17, free for ages 6 and under. Free for Port Gamble S’Klallam Community members and Heronswood Garden members.  A map is included with your self-tour. The garden is disabled accessible. There will be specialty plant vendor sales at Friday and Saturday Opens.

We also offer pre-scheduled guided tours throughout the year. Please visit our Tours page for more information and to book a tour.

The garden is also open to the public when we host our highly popular Plant Sale & Garden Open events in early spring, spring, summer and fall. For more information, please visit our Events page.

Directions to Heronswood are available on the Map page.
Phone 360.297.9620

Garden Etiquette

Heronswood is a place of beauty and tranquility. Our staff strives to make everyone’s experience special and enjoyed by all and, as such, while on the premises there are a few rules that we ask guests to follow:


Watch your step on pathways.
Supervise children at all times.
Be mindful of open water areas and fixtures.


Do not walk in garden beds.
Do not take cuttings, seeds or any other plant materials.
Pets on leash, please clean up after your pet.
No food, beverages, or smoking allowed.
Please dispose of any recycling or trash properly.

Photo Policy

During public events held at Heronswood, visitors may appear in photos or video taken and used for promotional or marketing purposes.

While visiting Heronswood, you may take photos or video of the garden, events, or work activities being completed. These pictures or video are for your private use only and may not be used to promote, advertise, or market third party products, events, or services. Any commercial use requires a signed release. No monopods or tripods allowed.

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