Dinosaurs are back! This amazing outdoor exhibit of prehistoric creatures will inhabit the gardens from April 8 – July 9, 2023. Explore the the 50-acre gardens to discover some of the most feared creatures on the planet. Featuring over 20 life-size dinosaurs ranging in size from 14 inches to a massive 33 ft. Daspletosaurus, cousin to the T-Rex. Creator Guy Darrough is a well respected, accomplished fossil expert and collector who has worked in the paleontology field for over 45 years. He meticulously crafts each dinosaur for authenticity creating one of the most prominent dinosaur exhibits in the United States. A special dinosaur map will guide you to all the dinosaurs so come and discover what life was like millions of years ago when dinosaurs roamed the earth.
While on your hunt for prehistoric creatures you will explore centuries old majestic oaks cascading over winding pathways leading to a wonderful botanical oasis, stroll among one largest camellia collections in the United States. Discover a tropical paradise why wandering the tropical stream garden with gingers, cycads, and banana collections. Encounter a kaleidoscope of colors any time of the year in the color and butterfly gardens. Step back in time with a visit to our historic home, the Leu House Museum, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Garden House Welcome Center is the permanent home to a variety of art and rotating exhibits.