Life is simply better in a garden

Maybe it’s the chance to stop and reflect; maybe it’s just the astounding beauty.

The Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden, a non-profit organization, is a precious and uncommon resource for everyone. Located in Old Palo Alto, our historic property has a rich legacy, a commitment to education, and year-round beauty. Come see Gamble for yourself—it’s free and open to the public every day during daylight hours.

Our historic two-and-a-half acre property includes a rose garden, cutting garden, formal herb garden, demonstration bed, wisteria garden, and an allée. Here are five good reasons to get outdoors at Gamble: Enjoy a new view, Notice what’s in bloom, Ditch the tech (for a bit), Relax and re-center, Take a breath of fresh air.

Come enjoy Gamble Garden, operated by a small staff and a legion of volunteers for the enjoyment of all.

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Friends of Gamble Garden receive a wealth of benefits
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Upcoming Events

Learn, laugh and grow! There's always something new and exciting. Check out the upcoming events.

Classes & Events
    As featured in Palo Alto Online. Learn all you need to plant and grow fruit trees for any size garden.
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  • Weddings & Rentals
    Gamble Garden is the perfect place for the big day or private celebrations.
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  • Gamble Garden Luncheons
    Enjoy a Seasonal Luncheon Prepared by Gamble Garden Volunteers Made with Local Ingredients. 2018 Luncheons dates are March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, Sept. 12, and Oct. 10. Call 650 329 1356 to reserve.
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  • Spring Tour
    Read about our 2017 tour and get ready for 2018
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Gamble financial support comes from the public