Thursday, 13 June 2024 13:03

Yaddo Gardens Reopen for the Season

Yaddo Rose Garden. Photo by Thomas Dimopoulos. Yaddo Rose Garden. Photo by Thomas Dimopoulos.

SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Gardens at Yaddo have reopened for the season and will welcome visitors through Oct. 13, 2024.

The sanctuary, located on the public access grounds of the artists’ retreat at Yaddo, invites the public to immerse themselves in the gardens. 

Open Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., as well as Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Guests entering on weekends are asked to use the East Entrance. Limited parking is available, with additional guidance provided on yaddo.org/gardens/.

The Yaddo Reads Lending Library, a micro lending library stocked with books curated for children and young adults is accessible during Garden Open Hours and is freshly stocked with new titles for young readers.

Programs: The Art of Wellness series returns, with yoga classes held in the gardens on select Sundays through October. The Wine & Roses series pairs live music with vintage selections in the gardens. The Nature of Art features talks and readings exploring Yaddo and the region. 

For those considering wedding ceremonies or photography sessions, the gardens are available for reservations, with a suggested donation. 

The main gate of the Yaddo estate is located on Union Avenue between the racecourse and Exit 14 of the Northway. For more information on public events, visit https://yaddo.org/event-category/public/.

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