Smith-Gilbert Gardens

Stilesboro Cove

Give as a Gift
Limited quantity available
Over 170 bought

In a Nutshell

16 well-tended acres feature 3,000+ species of plant, perennial garden, Japanese Maple grove, and Hiram Butler House

The Fine Print

Expiration varies. Amount paid never expires. Subject to weather. Limit 2 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Not good for special events, field trips, or special classes/workshops. Hours of operation: Tuesday-Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed Monday and Sunday. Smith-Gilbert Gardens is also closed for national holidays. Visit website for more information. Garden Tours start April 11th and go through June 27th. Must call 24 hours in advance to reserve tours. Groupons cannot be used on April 4th or for any special events at the garden. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Four Options

  • $11 for admission for two (up to $14 value)
  • $16 for admission for two adults and two kids age 6–12 (up to $24 value)
  • $15for admission and Glimpse of the Garden Tour for two, valid Saturday (up to $20 value)
  • $30 for admission and Glimpse of the Garden Tour for four, valid Saturday ($40 value)

Children 5 and under receive free admission when accompanied by parent or grandparent. Tours are available April 11–June 27.

Smith-Gilbert Gardens

The first seeds were sown in 1970, but the story of Smith-Gilbert Gardens actually starts almost 150 years ago. Though the 16 acres of emerald landscape features wooded paths, evocative sculptures, and more than 3,000 species of plants, the jewel in the garden's crown is the Hiram Butler House, an Italianate and Greek Revival blend built by a celebrated 19th century railway man. Today, the house is just one of many points of interest on the estate. Outside, visitors can explore the Conifer Garden, which features small, slow-growing bushes native to the Southeastern United States, and evergreen trees that stay lush through the winter. Thirty sculptures dot the landscape of the garden, and the Camellia and Rock Gardens allow for visitors to experience diverse landscapes. A children's scavenger hunt helps keep kids busy while exploring the property and exhibits like A Garden with Wings: Butterflies and Biodiversity.

Customer Reviews

Bring water and wear a hat. Beautiful!
Kevin C. · June 26, 2015
Lots of interesting plants etc.
Lanette C. · June 20, 2015
When you go, take your time and enjoy the scenery and the sounds of the birds.
Melinda B. · May 24, 2015

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.