Peckerwood Garden is open to the public on scheduled days throughout the year.

Visit the Calendar for the current Peckerwood Garden Events

Office hours are Tuesday through Saturday 9 am – 5 pm. Visitation of the garden is by appointment except for the following days:

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Peckerwood Garden Open Days

We are pleased to offer Open Days the 4th Saturday of each month. Visitors enjoy drop-in 1-hour guided tours of the garden led by knowledgeable docents. Parking and plant sale admission is free. Pre-registration preferred but not required.

Peckerwood Garden Open Day tours run 10:00a.m.-2:00 pm. Guided tours leave the front office approximately every 30 minutes. Purchase Tickets

Tour fee is $10 per person. Peckerwood Garden Foundation members are always welcome, free of charge, to participate in Open Days tours. Member registration 

Private tours

Private tours may be scheduled most days. Tour fee is $15 per person – details available here.

Lunch may be organized in the garden with a scheduled tour. Our nursery is available for your use throughout your visit. Call the Office Manager at 979-826-3232 or email at to confirm the availability of your date prior to booking or with any questions.

Peckerwood Garden Lecture Series

Each 3rd Saturday, we are proud to host a monthly program of lectures. The lecture starts at 11:30 am, with a tour at 10 am. Light refreshments are provided.

Attendance is limited so advance reservations are necessary. Entry is free, donation requested.

Prior to the lectures, at 10 am, we will hold 1 tour, pre-registration required. The tour is $10 per person. You may attend just the tour, just the lecture, or join us for both.

Peckerwood Garden Insider’s Tours 

First Saturdays look out for a Peckerwood Insider’s Tour. These will highlight a more focused subject each month. Attendees have the opportunity to see rare plants and sections of the garden omitted during general tours. Watch the calendar or topics and details for each scheduled date.

Tours are approximately 1 ½ hours long. Most tours are limited to 15 people so pre-registration is required.

Tour fee is $15 per person. Peckerwood Garden Foundation members are welcome, free of charge, to participate. Member registration 

Special Training

Our volunteers are a key part of our work and development. We offer training sessions to allow them to develop knowledge, connection, and experience.  These classes are a focused training session to develop our docent’s strengths and knowledge of the special collections at Peckerwood Garden. These sessions are open to all active volunteers. Maps, notes, outlines, and digital files will be available. Events scheduled by level of interest, garden needs, and availability. Email if you are interested.

Members may join us if space is available for $15 per person. Pre-registration is required. 

Nursery visits

Visits to our nursery may be scheduled most days. Call 979-826-3232 or email  for availability and specify nursery not garden visit, please.

Taking Root Luncheon

Please visit the Taking Root Luncheon page for more information on our Fifth annual event. 11:30 am – 1 pm on October 1, 2018. 

Seasons at Peckerwood Garden

Seasonal views of Peckerwood Garden are available here.


Please visit this page for driving directions to Peckerwood Garden: Directions 

Unfortunately, baby strollers and pets are not allowed in the garden due to the delicate and sharp plants and small uneven pathways. Garden entry is by guided tour only. For more information about our Open Days and events, please contact us. Service animals are allowed.