Massachusetts Horticultural Society at Elm Bank

900 Washington St.
Wellesley, MA 02482- Map It
(617) 933-4900

AAA Editor Notes

Massachusetts Horticultural Society at Elm Bank is at 900 Washington St. The 36-acre site on the Charles River includes the New England Trial, Historic Italianate, Bressingham, Goddess and Jim Crockett Memorial gardens. Also on the grounds is the whimsical Weezie's Garden for Children. A library in the Education Center contains the society's current collection. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Gardens and library $8; free (ages 0-12). Guided tour $10.
Hours: Gardens Tues.-Sun. 10-4, May 1 to mid-Oct. Library Mon.-Fri. 10:30-5. Guided tours depart Tues. at 10, May-Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.