Gardens for Connoisseurs Tour


From tranquil woodland settings to intimate urban spaces, the Gardens for Connoisseurs Tour showcases 10 spectacular private gardens. Both gardening enthusiasts and the “garden curious” will delight in exploring exquisite ideas by talented landscape architects, garden designers, and local gardeners. Proceeds benefit the mission of the Atlanta Botanical Garden.

$28 Advanced tickets ($22 Garden Member)
$35 Day of Tour Ticket

Non-Member Ticket
Member Ticket

Children under 12 are FREE
Tickets are valid both days of the tour
Online ticket sales end at midnight on May 11
Online tickets purchased May 5 - May 11 are held at Will-Call.
Advance tickets are also available at Select Retailers and at Garden Admissions until May 12 at 5 p.m.
Day of Tour tickets available directly at the Tour locations

Featured Gardens

Know Before You Go

Frequently Asked Questions

Saturday - Sunday, May 13 - 14
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.



Tour Patrons

Toni and Joel Adler
Mopsy and Doug Aldridge
Elizabeth Allen
Mrs. Jean T. Astrop
Bates Ace Hardware
Susan and Mike Brooks
Lisa and Paul Brown
Sidney and Don Childress
Frances and Bill Creekmuir
Rosie and Lindsay Davidson
Peter and Vivian de Kok
Audra Dial and Matt Ford
Mary Wayne and Bill Dixon
Susan and Robert Eckert
Shearon and Taylor Glover
Donna Hall
Russell and Jack Huber
Pamela Isdell
Cara Anne Isdell Lee and Zak Lee
JAM'n Designs 
Cynthia Jeness
Robin and Jo Keeler
Sandy and Bill Kellam
Carl and Nancy Knight
Jeanne Lucas Kostiuk
Dr. Dorothy E. Mitchell-Leef and Mr. Forrest I. Leef
Barbara McArdle
Carole and Jim McWilliams
Ann Mertens and Sharon Remaly
Ginger Molloy
Elizabeth Munson
Mary O'Brien
Tom Oswald & Jeff Messerall
Robin and Marc Pollack
Diane Quintana
Emily-May and Jim Richards
Maria Richmond
Lucie Rivera-O'Ferrall
Beth and Jeff Rummel
Sharon and David Schachter
Kim Scholes
Dean DuBose Smith
Suzy Smith
Susan and Jim Spratt
Linda and Mason Stephenson
Jane and James Stratigos
Debbie Swann
Tanner, Ballew and Maloof, Inc.
Annie-York Trujillo
Laura Wellington
Ginger Wheeler
Paula and Barry White
Willow Green