Flower Shows and Garden Tours in Bucks County and Philadelphia

Flower Shows and gardens offer a scenic escape into a world of vibrant blooms and wonderfully crafted landscapes. These events showcase the beauty and diversity of plants, giving visitors the opportunity the to immerse themselves in stunning displays of color and creativity. Garden enthusiasts can gain inspirations for their own spaces, learn about new plant varieties, and pick up expert gardening tips. Workshops, lectures, and vendor booths, are also hosted in shows and tours, providing a comprehensive experience for both novice and seasoned gardeners. Whether you are an avid planter or just a lover of natural beauty, flower shows and garden tours are a feast for the senses and a celebration of nature’s fascinating growth.

Here’s our list of the 12 best flower shows, gardens & arboretums near Philadelphia and Bucks County

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The 2024 Gardens of Society Hill Tour 

(Philadelphia, PA)

Get your tickets to The 2024 Gardens of Society Hill Tour to experience a delightful, self-guided walking tour of approximately 18 gardens in the beautiful and historic Society Hill neighborhood. 

The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show

(Philadelphia, PA)

The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show is the nation’s largest and longest-running horticultural event. Its visitors will see stunning displays from the world’s premier floral and landscape designers. 

Philly Home + Garden Show

(Oaks, PA)

Hosted at The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks, the Philly Home + Garden Show offers a venue for consumers to find inspiration, tips, products, and deals for remodeling, home improvement, decor, and gardening. 

Andalusia Historic House, Gardens & Arboretum

(Andalusia, PA)

Andalusia Historic House, Gardens & Arboretum invites you to stroll their spectacular gardens and native woodlands on a self-guided tour of the Andalusia grounds. 

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens 

(Philadelphia, PA)

Explore Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens with a knowledgeable educator on a guided tour. Their outdoor sculpture garden will leave a lasting impression, making you want to second your next visit as soon as you leave. 

Morris Arboretum & Gardens of the University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA)

The Morris Arboretum & Gardens of the University of Pennsylvania provides its visitors with a place of respite, beauty, and learning. Visit this wonderful venue for an individual or group tour.

Awbury Arboretum

(Philadelphia, PA)

A 56-acre property, the Awbury Arboretum offers tours of its extensive lawns and meadows. Visitors can walk through this property free of charge. 

Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens 

(Devon, PA)

The Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens celebrates the wonder of plants and place as a destination for education, conversation, and community connection. The venue offers guided group tours, self-guided group tours, and golf cart tours. 

Historic Strawberry Mansion

(Philadelphia, PA)

The Historic Strawberry Mansion is home to multiple gardens. With many plants native to southeastern Philadelphia, their gardens provide a fun way to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city. 

Wyck Historic House, Garden, and Farm 

(Philadelphia, PA)

The 1820’s rose garden is Wyck’s most beloved and treasured landscape feature. It features many roses including 1700’s Roses, Mystery Roses, Early China Roses, 19th Century Roses, and more. 

Bartram’s Garden

(Philadelphia, PA)

Bartram’s Garden is the oldest surviving botanic garden in North America, on 50 acres of land. Visitors will discover archaeological and geological evidence of changes in the land river. 

The Highlands Mansion and Gardens

(Fort Washington, PA)

The Highlands Mansions and Gardens features a two-acre formal garden. Surrounded by massive stone walls, the garden offers a beautiful example of early 20th-century estate gardening with an unusual blend of architecture and horticulture.

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