WHAT: Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich, MA, celebrates Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 11th, with FREE ADMISSION FOR MOMS!
Visit the recently opened ‘Wicked Plants’ exhibit, the Driven to Collect car collect in the Heald Center, or take a leisurely stroll amongst the early blooms and celebrate the spring holiday.
For more information, visit heritagemuseumsandgardens.org
WHEN: Sunday, May 11, 2014
10 am through 5 pm
WHERE: Heritage Museum & Gardens 67 Grove Street Sandwich, MA 02563
About Heritage Museums & Gardens
Heritage Museums & Gardens, celebrating its 45th anniversary this year, is comprised of three galleries and 100 acres of gardens located in historic Sandwich, Massachusetts. It includes galleries for American Folk Art and a vintage carousel, automobiles and traveling exhibitions.
The automobile gallery includes an impressive collection of American automobiles housed within a replica of the Shaker Round Barn. The gardens feature a collection of thousands of rhododendrons, including the renowned Dexter variety, whose typical bloom time is from mid-May to mid-June. Other horticultural areas of interest include: holly, daylily, herb, hosta, and heather gardens, as well as more than a thousand varieties of trees, shrubs and flowers.
The grounds also include the Old East Mill, a windmill built in Orleans, Massachusetts in 1800, and extensively restored in 1999-2000, a labyrinth designed by Marty Cain, one of the best-known labyrinth designers in North America, Hidden HollowSM, the Hart Family Maze Garden and the Cape Cod Hydrangea Garden.
For more information, please visit heritagemuseumsandgardens.org, or call (508) 888-3300.
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