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Bedrock Gardens

45 High Rd, Lee, NH 03861-6202
+1 603-659-2903
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Beautiful and Unusual Property

This garden is within my hometown and is well worth a visit. The gardens are extensive and the... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
Julie B
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Lee, New Hampshire
A hidden gem off 125

Honestly just discovered the place after living in Lee for 8 years. I was honestly blown away by... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2017
Zachary S
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Bedrock Gardens is a private 20-acre garden designed, built, and maintained by its two owners. It is notable for its horticulture, specimen plants, garden design, hardscape, and art.Please note that it is open to the public only on the third Saturday of the month, May thru September. Check our website for details.
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45 High Rd, Lee, NH 03861-6202
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

This garden is within my hometown and is well worth a visit. The gardens are extensive and the plant material is beautiful and unusual. There are also extraordinary pieces of garden art throughout the grounds which can be purchased.

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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Honestly just discovered the place after living in Lee for 8 years. I was honestly blown away by what they are doing and their future plans. The gardens are unexpectedly beautiful and the stream is great. The gem however is the metal sculpture work. Worth...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

What an unusual and lovely place to visit. Many acres of garden plantings, from trees to flowers to grasses, augmented over decades, and all accentuated by Jill Nooney's whimsical sculptures. Many interesting sight lines have been planned and interwoven throughout. We took a free guided...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Two weekends a month during the growing seasons,sculptress and landscape artist Jill Nooney opens her previously private Bedrock Gardens to the public. Her imaginative sculptures from recycled metal are playfully placed throughout the 37 acre garden, Her "wiggle-waggle" stream provide a departure point from which...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Open on the first and third weekends from May through September with a special fairyhouse event Columbus Day weekend, this is an incredible destination conveniently located off exit 7, Route 101. Four of us took the tour and were so glad we did. On 37...More

Thank Anita L
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

Took an afternoon and explored Bedrock Gardens in Lee NH earlier this month. Nice place to take a break and appreciate the hard work others do. Grounds and gardens in full bloom and nicely "manicured". Many places to sit and just look around, take in...More

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Robert M, Owner at Bedrock Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2017

I am glad that you enjoyed your visit! Re Trash: Bedrock Gardens does have a "Pack it in, pack it out" policy, and we do encourage picnicking. On the occasions that we do have a caterer, they do supply a trash container. Sorry you had...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2017

Open house on the first and third weekends of the summer months is not enough time to take in the scope of this 38 acre wonderland of art and culture of various forms of garden art and unique plantings.For a ten dollar donation you could...More

2  Thank WannaBTravln
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

It's only April, so the garden was just starting to grow for the season. Not much in bloom yet but water and evergreens made a good background for visiting sculptures and the UNH student art show. The volunteers running the visitors tent at the front...More

1  Thank traveller0508
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Bedrock Gardens is a unique spot of extensive landscaped gardens intertwined with the owner's metal sculptures. In the past it has only been open to the public one Saturday per month in the warm weather months. The appearance changes each month as you might expect...More

1  Thank dlramus
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Reviewed November 18, 2016

This is a private property that is only open to the public on certain occasions (5 times a year or so). It's worth it to go at least once. If you like unique plants, unusual steel sculptures and a bit of a reprieve from the...More

3  Thank dvaughan247
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Response from traveller0508 | Reviewed this property |
Not great. Parking is along the road or in a gravel parking area near the house. If you park on the road, it would be easy to take the wheelchair from there to the house, but it's a slightly uphill push from the road to... More
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no dogs allowed at Bedrock Gardens
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