Things to Do: Fall 2023

Cranbrook House Tour

June - October
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.

Explore Cranbrook Gardens for Free

Daily, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Including weekends and holidays

Discover fall beauty and the restorative power of nature on a free visit to the grounds.

Paid admission is required for guided tours and events.

Portrait Photos at Cranbrook Gardens

April - October
See website for schedule

Photographers: The scenic grounds at Cranbrook Gardens are now available as an unforgettable backdrop for your next portrait photography session.

Santa Sighting

Saturday, December 2, 2023
9:00am - 1:00pm

Sunday, December 3, 2023
9:00am - 1:00pm

Visit with Santa and have your family photo taken inside Cranbrook House. Children will also have fun on a scavenger hunt, with hands-on activities, and meeting Mrs. Claus.

Cranbrook House Holiday Tours

Wednesday, December 6, 2023 - Saturday, December 9, 2023 
See website for schedule

Tour Cranbrook House while it's decorated for the holidays and hear stories of how the Booth family celebrated the season. Registration is required in advance. Book your tour today.

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

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. 

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.

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.