Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

Picture of Ladew's Great Bowl from above

Hours / Admission / Directions 

HOURS

Please check our Event Calendar for off-season educational programming and special events.

Gardens, Manor House and Nature Walk open daily April 1-October 31.
Weekdays 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Weekends 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

OPEN Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day - same hours as above.  (Note: our offices are closed for these holidays)


GIFT SHOP HOURS

Our Gift Shop is filled with treasures of all kinds!  You'll find
a unique selection of garden-themed items, books, statuary & gifts!

 

CAFE HOURS

Open 7 days a week!

11 am - 3 pm

Enjoy delectable home-made sandwiches, salads & desserts at
with lovely garden views at our Cafe. (Please visit the Cafe page for our menu offerings)

OFFICE HOURS

The Ladew Office is open year-round.
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Information Line: (410) 557-9466
Office Phone: (410) 557-9570
Fax: (410) 557-7763


 

ADMISSION

House, Gardens & Nature Walk

Members are FREE
Adults $13
Seniors (62+) / Students $11
Children (2-12) $7 
Children under 2 are FREE

Gardens & Nature Walk

Members are FREE
Adults $10
Seniors (62+) / Students $8
Children (2-12) $4 
Children under 2 are FREE

Summer Concert (includes Gardens)
Adults $15
Seniors (62+) / Students $13
Children (2-12) $5
Children under 2 are FREE
Special Member Price $7
Summer Concert & House (includes Gardens)
Adults $18
Seniors (62+) / Students $16
Children (2-12) $6 
Children under 2 are FREE
Special Member Price $7


DIRECTIONS

Picture of a road map of the region surrounding Ladew GardensFrom 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 - 45 minutes