Green Spring Gardens

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center open Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday noon - 4:30 p.m.; Gate locked at 5 p.m.

4603 Green Spring Road
Alexandria, Virginia

Nicole Conners,
Manager

Green Spring Gardens

Inspiration, Information for Gardeners

Green Spring Gardens is a must-visit park, a year-round gold mine of information and inspiration for the home gardener. It's an outdoor classroom, a museum, and a national historic site.
The park has a wooded stream valley with ponds, a naturalistic native plant garden, more than 20 thematic demonstration gardens, a greenhouse, a plant shop, two gift shops, a historic house, and a horticultural reference library. The gardens and educational programs focus on practical landscaping techniques that are appropriate for the Washington metro area.
Park grounds are open from dawn to dusk.

Upcoming Featured Events

Apr

18

1:00PM, (16-Adult) Take your design skill to the next level by creating a floral design…

Apr

25

10:00AM, (Adults) Extension Master Gardener docents lead a special “Grand Tour” of Green…

Apr

25

10:00AM, (Adults) Celebrate Arbor Day with a tree ID class. Senior arborist Scott…

May

16

9:00AM, Most than 40 local garden vendors descend on Green Spring Gardens with…

 

Field Trips

A school bus with children nearby sits in front of Green Spring's horticultural center.

Scouting

Daisy scouts planting seeds

Rental Facilities

Gazebo surrounded by blooming flowers

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