About this Event
D o you know what makes a great holiday or birthday gift? A season pass tothe Dumbarton Oaks Gardens!
The gardens of Dumbarton Oaks are an oasis within the city. Designed by renowned landscape gardener Beatrix Farrand in collaboration with Mildred Bliss, the garden extends over ten acres of terraced gardens and vistas, orchards, and kitchen gardens. Farrand and Bliss worked together for almost thirty years to achieve their vision of the garden which includes many fine decorative ornaments—benches, gates, finials, and sculptures.
Please consult our website for more information, including hours of operation, directions, and guidelines.
A map of the gardens can be found here.
Season Passes are valid beginning March 15, 2024. (Passes will be mailed in February 2024)
A pass entitles the bearer(s) to unlimited visits to the gardens and to a 10% discount at the Museum Shop.
Help keep the gardens safe for everyone! Please do not visit Dumbarton Oaks if you have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19 or COVID symptoms, if you are currently under isolation or quarantine orders, or you are feeling unwell and/or experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms. We look forward to welcoming you back when you are feeling better!
What happens if there is inclement weather?
In the event of unsafe conditions caused by inclement weather, the gardens will close. Closure notices are posted on our website and social media channels.
How do I get to/park at Dumbarton Oaks?
Travel and parking information is available on our website.
What days are the Gardens closed?
The gardens closed on Mondays, federal holidays, and at various times to accommodate internal events. All closure dates will be updated on the Hours and Tickets section of the website when the event is confirmed. Please check within 7 days of your visit date.
I have question about visiting the garden; how can I have my question answered?
We recommend reading our FAQ. If the FAQ does not answer your question or if you need additional support, please contact [email protected].
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Dumbarton Oaks, 1703 32nd Street, NW, Washington, United States