The ABC’s of Spring: Azaleas, Bulbs and Camellias

Spring is officially in bloom at Hills & Dales Estate which means we’ve extended our hours so you can linger longer on the grounds. Azaleas, camellias and Spring flowering bulbs abound from the Visitor Center campus, along the woodland walking trail to the home and throughout the historic formal gardens. Visit today to become awe-struck by dozens of historic varieties of garden plants not commonly seen today.

Spring at Hills & Dales

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The Callaway family home was designed to be in harmony with the gardens. Each garden, carefully planned and tended, offers beauty year-round.

Wellness Wednesdays

March 10, March 24, April 7, April 21, May 5, May 19, June 2, June 16, June 30 English poet Alfred Austin said, “The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just the body, but the soul.” This spring, feed […]

En Plein Air Painting: Peaceful Garden Pathways

April 24, 10am to 12pm Experience the joys of Plein Air painting in the historic Ferrell Gardens with Victoria Slagle, artist and LaGrange Art Museum Education Coordinator. Victoria will walk you through the steps of painting an outdoor study of “Peaceful Garden Pathways” in acrylic on a canvas panel. She will be focusing on capturing […]

Inside Hills & Dales


The property has been lovingly preserved by four generations of the Callaway family and is now open for public visitation.


We invite you to enjoy the beauty of the home and the tranquility of the gardens that have been continuously cultivated for over 175 years.


Hills & Dales Estate has a unique history that spans over 175 years. It is now one of the most widely acclaimed gardens in the US.


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