This is a nice old fashioned gem in the bustleing "silicon valley" . Perfect for a family outting or picknic. unless you bring some food, this will only take about an hour to enjoy. April and May are great times to go. Don't rush, read the signs, learn a little bit about roses and the different kinds. You'll be inspired to do some planting of your own when you get home. You can rent it for a wedding, which would be wonderful.