Login in with Facebook         Create Account

    LECTURES

    Highfield Hall: Lecture: "Thomas Jefferson, Gardener"

    Presented by at Highfield Hall

    July 25, 2010

    Event Rating (0 votes)



    Bookmark


    Highfield Hall: Lecture:

    Highfield Hall: Peter Hatch, Director of Gardens and Grounds, Monticello Peter Hatch has been responsible for the maintenance, interpretation and restoration of the 2400 acre landscape at Monticello since 1977. He comes to Falmouth as part of Highfield Hall’s “Glories of the Garden” celebration in support of the landscape restoration taking place at the mansion. He’ll talk about the themes that defined...

    Highfield Hall: Peter Hatch, Director of Gardens and Grounds, Monticello Peter Hatch has been responsible for the maintenance, interpretation and restoration of the 2400 acre landscape at Monticello since 1977. He comes to Falmouth as part of Highfield Hall’s “Glories of the Garden” celebration in support of the landscape restoration taking place at the mansion. He’ll talk about the themes that defined Jefferson’s revolutionary gardens at Monticello, trace the restoration of the gardens over the last 60 years, and discuss the evolution of fruits, flowers, and vegetables in American gardens.


    Highfield Hall

    56 Highfield Drive
    Falmouth, MA 02541

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    $15.00 per person


    General Day and Time Info:

    7:00 pm to 9:00 pm


    Phone: (508) 495-1878 ext. 313

    Parking:

    Parking available on site



    Accessibility Info:


    Official Website


    Facebook Comments

    More from Highfield Hall

    Highfield Hall: Domestic Interiority: An Art Installation,Candace Smith Corby

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall

    April 1-May 15, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Highfield Hall & Gardens: A House for All Seasons

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall

    April 1-May 15, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Ambient Light: Highfield Interiors in Oil by Doug Rugh

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall

    April 1-May 15, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Member Reviews

    There are currently no reviews/comments for this event. Be the first to add a review/comment , and let folks know what you think!

      • State & Local Resources

        Massachusetts Vacation


         

      © 2013 - ArtsBoston - All Rights Reserved.

      Contact Us | Privacy Policy/Terms of Service | Site Feedback