Things to Do: Summer

Garden Symposium

Saturday, July 27, 2024
11:00am - 4:00pm

Learn about Cranbrook Gardens firsthand from the volunteers who care for them, enjoy a keynote presentation by Richard Thomas about Oudolf Garden Detroit, and hear from members of the Rochester Pollinators!

Explore Cranbrook Gardens for Free

Daily, 7:00am - 7:00pm

Enjoy free self-guided visits at 40 acres of gardens featuring extensive plantings, statuary, fountains, trails, and more!

Paid admission is required for tours and events.

Tour Cranbrook House

See website for schedule

Tour Cranbrook House, an Arts and Crafts-style masterpiece designed by Albert Kahn for the founders of Cranbrook Educational Community, George and Ellen Booth.

Yoga in the Gardens

Saturdays, June 29, 2024 - August 31, 2024
(No class on July 6 or July 20)
9:00am - 10:00am

Connect with nature and improve your well-being during Yoga in the Gardens this summer.

Portrait Photos

See website for schedule

The scenic gardens, iconic artwork, and other natural and tended outdoor spaces at Cranbrook Gardens are now available as an unforgettable backdrop for your portrait photos.

Conservatory Greenhouse

Mondays & Thursdays
11:00am - 2:00pm

Discover a tropical oasis at Cranbrook House & Gardens. The Conservatory Greenhouse features growing habitats for succulents, tropical plants, and orchids.

Become a Member

Support the preservation of a National Historic Landmark while enjoying:

  • Free Cranbrook House tour admission
  • Reciprocal admission privileges
  • Gardening and other volunteer opportunities
  • The chance to socialize with others with similar interests

Make a Donation

Help preserve our 1908 English Tudor manor, keep the surrounding 40 acres of gardens looking beautiful, and make tours and programs such as our Garden Webinars possible.

Photograph of the West/Library Terrace at Cranbrook House & Gardens, Summer 2018. Photograph by Eric Franchy. Copyright Cranbrook House & Gardens.

Download the Cranbrook App

Tour Cranbrook Gardens, the Conservatory Greenhouse, and other must-see attractions from anywhere with the Cranbrook app. Download it for free today and let it be your guide as you explore the gardens!

Data rates may apply - a strong WiFi connection is recommended.