Mother’s Day Garden Tour
at Sycamore Hill Gardens
Sunday, May 14, 2023
Tickets will go on sale the first week of April. Watch for information on pre-sale and family 4-pack specials!
Sycamore Hill Gardens is located
at 2130 Old Seneca Turnpike, Marcellus.
Grass parking available – no pets please!
Enjoy the sights and sounds of nature!
Bring the family to Sycamore Hill Gardens in Marcellus for a one-of-a-kind, outdoor garden experience like no other! The Garden Tour is a not-to-be-missed spring event in Central New York. For many it’s a yearly tradition and for newcomers, the gardens are awe-inspiring. At this self-guided event, you can stroll the lawns and paths through 30+ acres of vibrant gardens, with amazing sights and surprises around every turn. Bring a picnic lunch, find a cozy spot, and soak up the afternoon sunshine by the pond at this fun family day full of exploration and wonder around every turn.
All garden tour proceeds benefit Baltimore Woods Nature Center in its mission of connecting communities and nature in wisdom and wonder, both at the Baltimore Woods nature preserve and across Central New York thanks to Sycamore Hill Gardens, our Sponsoring Host. Learn more about our year-round environmental education programs, nature day camps, and outdoor programs for kids today!
Garden Tour Raffle in the Barn
Watch for more details to be listed here about the raffle that will take place in the barn. Visitors to the gardens can stop by to browse and drop raffle tickets in to win something great!
Special Features of the Gardens
Explore the life-size arborvitae maze
Ring the bells and bang the gongs
Skip over the stepping stones
Discover hidden statuaries
Visit the chickens and watch the fish
Find the dragon
Marvel at the soaring fountain
Tour the sunken garden
Search for scavenger hunt clues
Pack a picnic or buy food from local food trucks including the Chicken Bandit and Blueberries and Lace!
Take in the splendor of spring!
Take a Virtual Tour
Garden tours at Sycamore Hill Gardens have become a tradition for many Central New York families. The Hanford family and Baltimore Woods Nature Center invite you to experience the gardens from a new perspective by joining us for a virtual tour!
Thank you to Photographer Matt Champlin for this awesome aerial tour!