Free After Three Thursdays 2018-07-19T19:26:56+00:00

3–9 pm

Tower Hill Botanic Garden will offer free admission 3–9 pm on Thursdays throughout June, July, and August. From 3 to 9 pm visitors can enjoy summer flowers throughout the formal gardens, woodland trails, a farm to table cafe, art shows, views of the Wachusett Reservoir, the Wild Rumpus stickwork exhibit, green spaces for picnicking and lawn games, a beer garden, and much more. Children and the young at heart can participate in scavenger hunts, and the Discovery Backpack program.

Please note that Tower Hill’s parking capacity is limited. Carpooling is always encouraged especially on high volume days. To find out more about our plans to expand our parking, please click here.

Beer Garden:
4pm–8:30pm, last call at 8pm.
Featuring rotating selection of eight seasonal craft beers with a different local craft brewer represented each week. Also, enjoy wine, and mocktails, pretzel wall with mustards and warm dips, and a Gouda cheese and bacon topped pretzel.

Café Fare:
Last seating at 8pm.
Take-out or Dine-in service available featuring steamed bratwurst in beer walk away roll, warm muffelatta sandwich, shrimp kabobs, flatbread, and more. Seating is limited, so you might want to pack your lawn chairs and beach blankets if you plan on picnicking or getting takeout from the cafe.

3–8:30pm, Lawn Games
4–5pm, Garden Tour
4–8:30pm, Beer Garden
5–8pm, Community Conversations
6–7:15pm, Yoga, Registration required

7/19, 6:30–7:30pm, Introduction to ChiRunning 
7/26, 6:30–7:30pm, Firefly Walk
8/2, 8:30–10pm, Mothing at Night
8/9, 5:30–6:30pm, Family Caterpillar Hunt
8/9, 7–10pm, Night Photography Lecture and Photo Shoot
8/16, 5–6:30pm, Caterpillar Hunt
8/23, 6:30–7:45pm, Caterpillars: The Whole Story