Hours of Admission
Tuesday – Saturday10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday – Closed May to OctoberReopen Sundays starting November 6th.
Monday – Closed
Garden News, Classes & Events2023-09-20T14:18:34-04:00

Upcoming Events

Event Calendar

Garden News



Beginner Bonsai with Portulacaria
Heathcote Botanical Gardens Fall Garden Festival 2023
Garden of Lights 2023
Music in the Gardens
Tea in the Gardens 2024


Upcoming Events

Music in the Gardens: Every Wednesday 12 pm – 1 pm
Looking for a wonderful way to decompress. Come by Heathcote Botanical Gardens on Wednesdays between 12-1pm and enjoy Bob Lusk performing meditative  style music. An hour to wander among the Gardens while enjoying the wonderful background ambiance. It is a combination certain to please. Free with admission to garden. Occurs most Wednesdays.

Upcoming Art workshop: Saturday July 15th  10 am- 12 pm 
Join us for our June Art workshop where participants will create a masterpiece of their own under the guidance of Jeanne Johansen with the Fort Pierce Art Club.  You will learn about basic techniques and apply them as you create a beautiful piece of art in this month’s choice of medium. Add to that the bragging rights you created the masterpiece yourself in the tranquil Bonsai Pavilion or on the patio of our over 100 years old Heathcote House Costs are $50 Nonmembers and $40 for Members. There are a limited number of seats at this workshop so don’t miss out! Click here to sign up.

Recurring Events

Bonsai Collection Tour:
3rd Tuesday of each month,
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Tour the James J. Smith Bonsai Collection,
meet the curator and hear the history of the collection. *November-May

Bonsai Clinic with the Bonsai Curator:
4th Tuesday of each month,
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sharpen your skills and learn how to care for your Bonsai. Bring your questions and thirst for knowledge.
Advance registration required at least 2 weeks prior to the date: Members $10, $15 for Non-Members. Call us to enroll 772-464=4672 #3

A walk in the Garden:
every 3rd Thursday of each month,
11:00 am

Heathcote’s Horticulturist or docent share highlights of the plant galleries of Heathcote.
Garden Admission (free to members). *November–May.

Want to do art in the Garden?

Call us to arrange time for your group to come and surround yourself with the beauty of the garden to inspire your masterpieces. 772-464-4672 #3

Propagators & Horticulture Helpers

Every Wednesday, play in the dirt and help maintain the Gardens for all to enjoy.
Bring your lunch and enjoy sharing your favorite gardening stories
with other nature enthusiasts who make a difference at Heathcote. Can’t make it on Wednesday? Volunteers are welcome any day of the week!

Volunteer Coffee – Volunteer Orientation
3rd Wednesday of each month at Heathcote House:

Volunteers sustain Heathcote to help maintain collections, growing plants,
Garden Gift Shop/Admissions & special events. Everyone makes a difference! Come by and learn about all the volunteer opportunities available and make some new friends!
To RSVP, call: 772-464-4672


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Member Benefits

Memberships start at just $45 per year and Heathcote members enjoy a variety of benefits…


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