To increase public awareness of and appreciation for New Jersey’s public gardens by promoting their horticultural, educational, historic and artistic value and to facilitate the collaboration of allied professionals in order to promote public garden visitation, stewardship and support.
Each member garden has a story to tell and is full of history. Join us as we celebrate the 350th Birthday of New Jersey in our Public Gardens. From historic trees to historic houses to historic gardens, learn the stories of these beautiful spaces. Celebrate the history of each place by visiting and participating in lectures, workshops and tours scheduled throughout the year. Follow this link for a list of History Celebrating events happening in public gardens around the state. Visit the many gardens and experience how the past has influenced the present.