Lakewold Gardens

12317 Gravelly Lake Dr.
Lakewood, WA 98499- Map It
(253) 584-4106

AAA Editor Notes

Lakewold Gardens is 9 mi. s. on I-5 to exit 124, then 1 mi. w. to 12317 Gravelly Lake Dr. S.W. Garden highlights of this 10-acre former private estate include formal parterres and topiaries, Japanese maples and rhododendrons, a giant Douglas fir that creates its own shade garden, an 18th-century sculptured lion fountain and a medieval Knot Garden with unusual plants. Self-guiding tours are available. The Georgian-style manor also is open to visitors. Pets are not permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
$9; $7 (ages 62+ and students and military with ID); free (ages 0-12).
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 10-4, Apr.-Sept.; hours vary, rest of year. Closed major holidays, Thanksgiving weekend and the last 2 weeks in Dec. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.