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Lots happening at Gamble – check our Classes and Events page for upcoming activities.

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 remarkable 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 the garden is 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.

UPCOMING CLASSES & EVENTS

  • Yoga In The Garden
    Select Saturdays each month from May thru October
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  • May Tour of Elizabeth Gamble House and Garden
    Tuesday, May 17, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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  • June Pop Up in the Garden
    Wednesday, June 8, 10:00am - 3:00pm
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  • Cocktails and Watercolor
    Thursday, June 9, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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  • Romantic Summer Blooms
    Saturday, July 16, 9:30am - 11:30am
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WEDDINGS & RENTALS

Our historic Carriage House and beautiful garden are the perfect settings for events for 50 guests in the heart of old Palo Alto.

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ANNUAL EVENTS

Be a part of our cherished community traditions and discover what makes Gamble special.

SPRING TOUR

For over thirty-five years, the annual Gamble Garden Spring Tour has been a must-see event featuring Palo Alto’s finest private gardens, unparalleled shopping opportunities, fine dining, and more. Join us April 28 & 29, 2023 for Spring Tour 2023.

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FESTIVAL OF TREES

Gamble’s holiday celebration features a winter wonderland of decorated trees, a family fun night, holiday marketplace, holiday bake sale, tree auction and more. Make it your new family holiday tradition!

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GARDEN FRESH LUNCHEONS

Gather with friends and family over a delicious light lunch, freshly prepared by Gamble volunteers. Reserve your table ASAP; these popular lunches always sell out!

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I must have flowers, always, always

– Claude Monet
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