Gamble Garden is a non-profit community horticultural foundation.
Located in Palo Alto, south of San Francisco, our 2.5 acre property
includes an historic home, a carriage and tea house, and formal
and demonstration gardens. We are open to the public every day of the year ~ for free!
Gardens: Open every day during daylight hours
Office: Open weekdays 9AM to noon
Disabled access: Yes
Address and Contact Information
1431 Waverley Street Palo Alto, CA 94301
Tel: (650) 329-1356
Fax: (650) 329-1688
to contact the Board President: President@gamblegarden.org
The Gamble Garden is 40 miles south of San Francisco, accessible
from highway 280 or 101.
From U.S. 280
Exit on Page Mill Road, Palo Alto. Go east on Page Mill for approximately
3 miles, crossing El Camino. After the underpass, turn left
on Waverley Street. Continue on Waverley to Churchill Avenue.
Gamble Garden is in the next block, on the right. Please use
one of our parking lots, entering from Waverley Street or
from Churchill Avenue.
From U.S. 101
Exit on Embarcadero Road West towards Stanford University.
Go west on Embarcadero for approximately 1.5 miles. At the
sixth stop light, turn left onto Waverley Street. Please park
in the parking lot on the left.
Map of the garden (pdf)
Monday-Friday, 9:00AM to noon
Master Gardener Hotline
Master Gardeners will answer your home gardening questions
by phone at (650) 329-1356, Fridays from 1:00 to 4:00PM.
You can also visit them in the library at Gamble Garden.
Master Gardener Plant Clinic
On the second Saturday of each month, Master Gardeners staff
a walk-in Plant Clinic at Gamble Garden from 9:00 to 11:00AM.
Please check the Calendar
to see the theme for each month.
Volunteer Gardening Workdays
Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:00AM to noon
More on volunteering to work in the garden...
For groups of eight or more with advance notice
Facilities Available for Rent
Call Gamble Garden office, (650) 329-1356
City of Palo Alto Information
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