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COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

The health and safety of our guests, staff, and volunteers is of the utmost importance at Hillwood. In line with the latest guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the District of Columbia related to COVID-19, Hillwood kindly requests that visitors adhere to the following protocols. 

Please note: Hillwood's policies may change as we continue to follow local and national recommendations.

  • Face masks are optional.

  • Stay at home if you are sick, experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, or have had known exposure to the virus.  

  • Adhere to posted social distancing guidelines and garden, building, and restroom capacities. In all indoor and outdoor spaces, stay at least six feet away from other visitors, staff, and volunteers.

  • Follow visitor flow path as posted on signs and visitor map. 

  • Refrain from approaching Hillwood horticulture and facilities staff working in the gardens and around the estate.

  • To ensure your continued safety while at Hillwood, follow all instructions from our security team and other staff members during your visit. 

  • Visitors not following requirements may be asked to leave.

If you have any comments or questions about your visit, membership, or upcoming events, please contact our visitor services department at

We look forward to seeing you!