Stroll through the Sunken Garden, discover The Mountain and more tree-covered trails, and take a moment to unwind by the Japanese Garden. Enjoy all 40 acres of Cranbrook Gardens - featuring extensive plantings, fountains, statuary, lakes and streams - as they evolve from spring through fall!
From daffodils and roses, to fall colors and conifers, there is always something beautiful to discover at Cranbrook Gardens. There are over 20 gardens surrounding Cranbrook House all complemented by sculptures and other works of art. The gardens are designed, planted, and cared for by Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary volunteers.
Free garden tours, maps, event listings, and more are available at the touch of a finger with the free Cranbrook app. Normal data usage rates apply - we recommend downloading the app before your visit while on a WiFi connection. Download it today!
Cranbrook House & Gardens is a historic facility preserved and maintained as closely as possible to its original design. As such, there are certain natural and artificial surface conditions, such as grass, wood chips, stones, stairs, steep slopes and uneven terrain which can make walking and use of a wheelchair difficult. Assistance for persons using wheelchairs or walkers is recommended. Cranbrook Educational Community is a private, non-profit educational community that welcomes individuals to its public areas and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for those who may require them.
Cranbrook Gardens is a private facility open to the public during the hours above. Please help us remain open and safe for everyone, and the grounds litter and critter free, by following our Estate Etiquette policies.
Dogs and other pets are not allowed at Cranbrook Gardens (except for service animals). Dogs are allowed on the Cranbrook Educational Community campus grounds beyond our gardens and must always be leashed.
Picnicking, sunbathing, smoking, vaping, and drinking alcohol are not permitted.
Professional photography is not permitted. All portrait photography must utilize one of Cranbrook's approved photographers. For more information on Cranbrook's photography policy and a list of approved photographers, please click here.
Guests may not enter garden beds; disturb the plant or wildlife; climb on trees, fountains, statues, or walls. To ensure an enjoyable visit, please review our Estate Etiquette webpage before your arrival date.
*Free admission is for self-guided admission to Cranbrook Gardens. Cranbrook House tours and special events required paid admission. Please visit our Events Calendar and Tour Schedule for pricing and availability.