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    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS, Discovering Houghton: Newton’s Secret Garden

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    July 13, 2014


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    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS, Discovering Houghton: Newton’s Secret Garden

    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS, Discovering Houghton: Newton’s Secret Garden
    Named the Garden City, did you know that Newton has only one public garden? Houghton Gardens has a rich history and was one of our nation’s pre-eminent gardens during the 1930s and 1940s. Join Michele Hanss, Head of the Friends of Houghton Garden, in discovering Martha and Clement Houghton’s inspirations for developing this site – including...

    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS, Discovering Houghton: Newton’s Secret Garden
    Named the Garden City, did you know that Newton has only one public garden? Houghton Gardens has a rich history and was one of our nation’s pre-eminent gardens during the 1930s and 1940s. Join Michele Hanss, Head of the Friends of Houghton Garden, in discovering Martha and Clement Houghton’s inspirations for developing this site – including help from pioneers in the fields of horticulture and landscape design. Ultimately, did their masterpiece withstand the test of time?

    Meet at the entry gate at the intersection of Suffolk and Woodman Roads, Newton 02467.

    For more information, visit www.historicnewton.org or call 617.796.1450.
    All walks are free and are only cancelled in case of severe weather

     


    Houghton Gardens entry gate

    intersection of Suffolk and Woodman Roads
    Newton, MA 02467

    Full map and directions

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    phone: 617.796.1450


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