Now Playing: A Documentary Over One Year in the Making

Fuller E. Callaway Foundation happily announces the completion of our 16-minute documentary “The Seasons of Hills & Dales,” produced turnkey by Mad Hat Creative. The staff at Hills and Dales, together with the Mad Hat team, have been fully immersed in the story of our iconic property in order to craft a compelling narrative that gives visitors an emotional connection to our history. The film documents each season in the garden, features interviews with historians and family members, and captures archival materials in a unique way that bring history to life for viewers.

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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.

Rescheduled Great Gardens of Europe

Rescheduled to January 9 and 16, 10am to 12pm Thirty years ago Carleton Wood, Director of Hills & Dales Estate, spent a year living in Great Britain, where he worked at the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew and Edinburgh. He also traveled extensively, visiting over fifty gardens in Italy, France, Ireland, Holland, England, and Scotland. […]

Behind the Scenes at Hills and Dales 2020

January 30, 10am to 12pm Join resident Callaway historian Sondra Bowie to hear about why an unpretentious gentleman commissioned the building of such a spectacular house. Attendees will examine a copy of the original blueprints, learn about Mr. Callaway’s detailed involvement in the construction, watch a video on the recent restoration process, and experience a […]

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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