Crystal Hermitage Tulip Open House
Weekends: April 4 & 5, 11 & 12, and 18 & 19, 2015
Admission: $5 (ages 12 and under free); season pass $10
Hours: 10am – 5pm; Visitors are also welcome during these hours on weekdays through April 24.
Groups: are welcome Mondays – Fridays. If bringing a group, please call 478-7587 in advance.
Beauty, color, joy – experience the exuberance of over 15,000 tulips in bloom in our world class gardens at Crystal Hermitage. Join our neighbors, and guests from as far as San Francisco for our annual garden open house.
Weekends through April 19: Our master gardeners will be on hand, along with community members, to answer your questions and to share about the history of Ananda and Crystal Hermitage. We’ll have our famous scones and other refreshments, along with live music.
Weekdays through Friday, April 24 will be more low key, but guests are still welcome to visit the gardens 10am – 5pm. We encourage those bringing groups to plan a weekday visit.
(Note: On Tuesday, April 21, the gardens will open at 1pm.)
Bring a friend and make it an outing – In addition to the gardens, Crystal Hermitage offers a museum and gift shop, and a serene stone chapel modeled after St. Francis of Assisi’s Porziuncola. Surround yourself in the peace of the chapel sanctuary;shop for items for your home and garden, as well as spiritual books and jewelry, at Shrine of the Masters boutique. Lunch is served 12:30 daily at our Expanding Light Retreat, just minutes from the Hermitage. (Call 530-478-7518 x 1 to reserve; lunch is $10.)