One of the “10 incredible topiary gardens around the world.”
 


The Gardens & Nature Walk are Open!
Come lose yourself in the magic of Ladew.
Thursdays through Tuesdays
9 am - 3 pm


Admission tickets may be purchased on-site at Ladew Gardens (with credit card).
Admission tickets for Saturdays and Sundays may be purchased in advance online.

Tickets for Saturdays & Sundays

Ladew Gardens Hours
Thursday through Tuesday (closed Wednesdays) 
9 am to 3 pm  
All Gates (including parking lot) are locked at 3 pm 
Last entry to the Gardens at 2:15 pm


Safety first! First and foremost, face masks are required for all guests (age 5 and older), please, when entering and exiting the Gardens and when in indoor spaces. You may remove your mask when you are on the grounds and social distancing is possible. 


Pets are not permitted on the property, nor are there provisions to temporarily house them during a visit. Please do not leave pets in your car in the parking lot during warm weather since shade is minimal. Properly identified service animals that provide assistance for guests with  disabilities are permitted. 
 

Gardens and Nature Walk are OPEN Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day. (Please Note: our offices are closed for these holidays). 

Office Hours

The Ladew Office is open year-round
Monday through Friday
8 am to 4 pm
Information Line: 410.557.9466
Office Phone: 410.557.9570
Fax: 410.557.7763
 



House Tours
The Manor House is currently unavailable for tours.  Stay tuned for updates on the safe reopening of the Manor House

Butterfly House 
The seasonal Butterfly House is currently closed. Please check back for updates. 

Gift Shop Hours
The Ladew Gift Shop is filled with treasures of all kinds! You'll find a unique selection of garden-themed items, books, statuary, and gifts.

Open April 1 – October 31
Thursday through Tuesday | 9 am to 3 pm

Ladew Cafe Hours 
The Ladew Café is currently closed.  Please check back for updates on grab & go food offerings beginning April 1.


Admission

Gardens & Nature Walk

  • Adults: $15
  • Seniors (62+) & Students: $10
  • Children (2-12): $4
  • Children under 2: Free

 

 


Photography Notice

Upon entering the premises you grant Ladew Topiary Gardens and its agents the right to videotape, film, and photograph you and use your likeness in connection with the commercial production, and in the distribution, exhibition, and exploitation thereof.

 
Directions

From the South and West Via the Baltimore Beltway
Take the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) toward Towson to Exit 27B (North).
Go North on MD Route 146 (Dulaney Valley Rd.).
After the Loch Raven reservoir Bridge, bear left onto Jarrettsville Pike (MD Rte.146).
Ladew Gardens is located on your right, 5 miles north of the stoplight in Jacksonville on MD Rte.146.

From the North or South Via I-95
Take Exit 74 to MD Route 152. Follow MD Route 152 northwest to the dead end
at MD Route 146 (Jarrettsville Pike) and go left.
Ladew Gardens is approximately 1 mile ahead on your left.

From York, Pennsylvania
Take I-83 south to Exit 36 (MD Route 439).
Follow MD Route 439 East for about 6 miles to a dead end at MD Route 23. 
Turn right on MD Route 23 for approximately 3 miles to the junction of MD Route 146 (Jarrettsville Pike).
Turn right on MD Route 146.
Ladew Gardens is 3 miles ahead on your left.


Travel time to Ladew Gardens from:
Baltimore, MD - 30 minutes
Wilmington, DE - 1 hour
Washington D.C. - 1.5 hours
Philadelphia, PA - 1.5 hours
New York, NY - 3 hours
Annapolis, MD - 1.25 hours

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