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Long Hill

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Beautiful serene garden space

We visited this hidden gem early on a damp autumn day, but it was still beautiful and inviting... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Dawsonville, Georgia
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My favorite on the North Shore.

My favorite on the North Shore. Excellent collection of flowers, bushes and trees. Well kept, clean.

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Boston, Massachusetts
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“estate”(8 reviews)
This former family retreat has been renowned for its gardens for almost a century.
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572 Essex St, Beverly, MA 01915-1530
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We visited this hidden gem early on a damp autumn day, but it was still beautiful and inviting. The house and expansive estate are nestled into a residential neighborhood. After parking in the well kept gravel area, we picked up at the information board a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

My favorite on the North Shore. Excellent collection of flowers, bushes and trees. Well kept, clean.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AnnaKelina
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Few times a year they have plant sales Great opportunity to explore the property and buy you plsnts for either your vegetable garden or increase your perennial beds Usually quite busy during the sales and parking can be a problem but if your patient enough...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

I read about this place as a "hidden gem" of Massachusetts and truly it is. We visited on a Friday in August mid-day and had the gardens to ourselves. The gardens have been designed as separate "rooms," with the effect that when you walk just...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank sadalit
Reviewed July 23, 2017

This was a lovely place for a walk on easy forest trails and through beautiful gardens. It's an easy drive from Boston and can be a great half-day outing. If you're not bringing a picnic, try the Depot Diner for breakfast or lunch! The trails...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Julie V
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

I take my two kids and dog here often. Beautiful paths to hike and take in the scenery. Gardens are gorgeous. Chickens for the kids to see are well cared for.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ValerieDodge
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

If you haven't been to this beautiful property, go NOW as the flowers are in full bloom. On a weekday, it's quiet and there are many benches where you can sit and read or meditate in solitude. A truly beautiful place, tulips and daffodils are...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank RusnitaUS
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I am fortunate enough to live within walking distance of Long Hill and I try to walk there everyday in good weather. Aptly named, there is a very long hill that leads you by a children's garden, hen house, and a field where vegetables are...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Emily A
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Great spot to take a stroll. Lots of unexpected tree types. Amazing volunteer gardeners keep this place going. Easy place to take kids out to enjoy nature without a long hike in from parking. Cute little rabbit metals tucked into the plantings fun for kids...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank CRP_Larry
Reviewed January 4, 2017

This location is a great spot for an afternoon visit regardless of the weather. Nice trails to walk, beautiful flowers in season and a quiet atmosphere. Need to decompress? Try Longhill.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Grampster
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