Insider Tours for Members


These tours are presented rain or shine, so wear appropriate clothing and good walking shoes.  All tours require some walking; if you require mobility assistance, please call Jen McKane at 207-633-4333 x109.  All tours are limited to 25 - 30 participants.  Due to limited availability and because we'd like as many members as possible to experience these special tours we ask that each member only sign up for one tour per year. 


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Garden Magic II
with Dick Zeig

Thursday, June 12, 2014 from 8 - 9:30 a.m.

On this tour you'll join Dick Zieg, one of the Gardens first employees and a horticulturalist with more than 40 years of experience. Dick will explore the transformation that has occurred on the Gardens property in the last 20 years. Did you know that Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens was once slated to be a housing development? Dick will guide you through how CMBG evolved into the garden you know and love today.
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Attendees: 1 No Charge

Propagation Greenhouse Tour
with Rodney Eason and Sharmon Provan

Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

A behind-the-scenes tour of CMBG's greenhouse-where our horticulturalists research, study, propagate and grow some of the unique plants you find here at the Gardens. Learn about the future of research of CMBG and witness some of the exciting plant propagation we are undertaking in 2014.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Attendees: 1 No Charge

Water Features of the Gardens (Sold Out)
with Will Bridges

Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

A true insider's view of how water works at the Gardens. From complex irrigation to magnificent waterfalls, the water features of CMBG create picture-perfect ambience and beauty. Join Will as he provides a behind-the-scenes look at the irrigation, waterfalls, and other water features at the Gardens. This tour will be fascinating for anyone interested in the nitty gritty of Gardens operations.
Thursday, August 07, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Attendees: 1 No Charge

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