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Thuya Gardens

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You can drive up I think, but best is hiking up from opposite Asticou Gardens (not to be missed... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Cold Spring, New York
Flowers galore

A fabulously maintained garden worth viewing all through the summer . Best viewing time in late... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Melbourne, Florida
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Peabody Drive, Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It would have been nice if we could have found the entrance. Signs are lacking. Found the parking but had no idea where to go.

Thank kpaton56
Reviewed 6 October 2018

You can drive up I think, but best is hiking up from opposite Asticou Gardens (not to be missed either) - spectacular views down on the Harbor from all along the climb. Bring a camera for the views and the flowers!

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

A fabulously maintained garden worth viewing all through the summer . Best viewing time in late August fir maximum flower power

Thank tamsoccer
Reviewed 23 September 2018

If your looking for a short quick excursion, this was great. I found the flower gardens beautiful! Lots of Hummingbirds and It was also a very peaceful place to visit. I really enjoyed it!

Thank Sandi N
Reviewed 3 September 2018

What an amazing garden! Summer flowers galore with each carefully labeled. You can park along the highway and walk up the hill or take a side road right up to the gardens. It also has a summer cottage to tour with furnishings just like the...More

Thank Snowbirds2
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Beautiful gardens with an incredible variety of plants and flowers, with beautiful butterflies, bees and caterpillars!

Thank Rosie S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The flowers here are beautiful and the setting is peaceful. If you want to walk up from route 3 you can, looking back at Northeast Harbor but you don’t have to. There’s a driveway right up to the gardens. Even better, there are some beautiful...More

Thank JH928S4
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We were told this garden is a hidden gem by a good friend and she was absolutely right. A taste of heaven on earth. While you can drive to the garden, the walk up from the harbor side on Rt 3 was invigorating - but...More

Thank David-0n-the-road
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The two gardens associated with the Asticou Inn in Northeast Harbor shouldn't be missed. The Thuya Gardens are spectular plantings with spectacular views. One should certainly park at the base of the hill and enjoy the comfortable climb to the cottage and gardens at the...More

Thank Harry D
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise!! Driving along the highway, I saw the sign for Parking for the garden, so I walked across the street and started up the most beautiful hike!! There are points of interest along the way..... but arriving at the garden was breathtaking!...More

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14 August 2018|
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You can drive up there and it is very nice and easy to walk around if you drive up