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June 2018

Join Our October Oddities Let’s Get Growing Exhibition

June 27th, 2018|

This October, get ready for the weird, wacky, and wonderful. During our October Oddities exhibition Tower Hill will be taken over by bizarre plants, from giant pumpkins to terrifying seedpods, slow down to discover nature’s oddities. Enjoy our indoor plant displays and then head outside to explore our outdoor displays [...]

May 2018

Tower Hill Botanic Garden property has deep history

May 31st, 2018|

Tower Hill has a long history with deep roots in central Massachusetts.  We are owned and operated by the Worcester County Horticultural Society, established in 1842. This makes the Society one of the oldest active horticultural society in the United States. The Society was very active in Worcester for more [...]

Tower Hill exhibit transforms pollutants to stunning works of art

May 25th, 2018|

An example of John Sabraw's work. John Sabraw's exhibit "Renewal" is currently on display at Tower Hill Botanic Garden. Sabraw, an artist, environmental activist and Professor of Art at Ohio University, creates colorful and highly textured paintings celebrating connectivity to nature by examining chroma and structure in micro-macro relationships. [...]

A super hero movie for plant geeks? Yes, please

May 18th, 2018|

Photo from Simple Most dot com By Robert Burgess Tower Hill staff What do you get when you cross a plant lover and a superhero fan? A deep discussion over the resurrection of one of the most beloved characters in the Guardians Of the Galaxy blockbusters. We [...]