Ball Ground, GA 30107
Gibbs Gardens, less than an hour from Atlanta, is nestled in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains. The Gibbs family developed more than 220 acres of gardens. This 300-acre estate, now open to the public, has a 25-year-old manor house that overlooks the mountains and gardens.
Enjoy the serenity of nature and stroll along the streams with many waterfalls or around the water gardens with 22 reflecting ponds. Refresh yourself with the beauty and fragrance of thousands of plants, flowers, and millions of bulbs that provide a wide array of color, shape and texture for the 16 garden venues. The grounds include Japanese Gardens, the largest in the nation; Water Lily Gardens, the nation's largest display of 140 varieties in a natural environment; 20 million Daffodils; and Manor House Gardens with seven flowering terraces covering 150 feet change of elevation from the Manor House to the Valley Gardens.
Check the website for current hours (seasonal) of operation, www.gibbsgardens.com.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Admission & Fees
Adults (18-64) $20
Annual 4 Season Membership $50 per adult, $30 per child
Children (4-17) $10
Children 3 and under $0.00
Group (10+ ppl) (unguided) $16
Seniors (65+) $18
Tram: all-day pass $5
Gift Shop, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site, Self-guided Tours
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible
Group Rates Available, Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly
Suitable for Ages
Monet Waterlily Festival
09/24/2016 - 10/02/2016
Celebrate the beauty of 140 varieties of Waterlilies blooming against the backdrop of our Monet Bridge. Enjoy flowers, fine art, music and food.
New for 2016 is our French Market and Art Gallery. The Market will offer a variety of locally sourced products including: French breads, pastries and macaroons, cut flowers, crepes, pies, soaps, spices, fruits and vegetables.
The Art Gallery-Original works of art, in many different mediums, will be offered for sale by a juried group o...read more
Gibbs Gardens Fall Festival
10/08/2016 - 10/16/2016
Refresh your sense of wonder at Gibbs Gardens Fall Festival. Enjoy music, food and flowers during the second two weekends in October. On Saturdays, enjoy live music by the Michael Allen Radio Show with a playlist guaranteed to make you get up and dance. Purchase mouth-watering ribs, chicken or pork barbecue by Williamson Bros. Bar-B-Q and enjoy gourmet desserts from specialty vendors. Wine and beer available for purchase.
On Sundays, Strolling Classical Musicians with violin, viola...read more