Cutting garden in fall


There's something new in every season


Visitors are welcome to enjoy the gardens and picnic throughout the grounds at Hillwood. Guests may bring food and non-alcoholic beverages for informal picnics, or purchase food, beverages, beer, and wine at Merriweather Café

Please note the following items are not permitted:

  • Special events
  • Lawn furniture
  • Music
  • Sports
  • Decorations
  • Balloons
  • Outside alcohol

To find a location in the gardens, please reference the picnicking map. Visitors may also use the chairs and tables located throughout the grounds, including in the motor court.