In its 17th year, the Hidden Gardens of Fort Worth Tour will showcase 5 private gardens in Fort Worth’s historic and charming Westover Hills Neighborhood.    With gardens of all sizes, this year’s tour will provide inspiration for all who attend.  Tickets will go on sale April 1, 2020.   

Hidden Gardens of Fort Worth Tour Dates and Tickets:

Tickets will not be mailed, they will need to be picked up at will call!

Patron Evening and Sunset Tour and Dinner, May 15, 2020. A Patron’s Evening at Thistle Hill will honor Fort Worth’s Philanthropist, Louella Martin and the garden owners.  Guests will tour the gardens in docent led buses.  Returning to Thistle HIll, cocktails will be served on the terrace followed by a catered seated dinner inside the mansion.

Public Tour is on Sunday, May 17, 2020.  With admittance from 12:00 pm until 6:00 pm.  Rain or Shine. Contact or call 817-336-2344 x100 for more information. $25 per person

Artists in the Garden: Local artists will be painting “plein air” in each garden during the tour.  This artwork will be available for sale, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Historic Fort Worth, Inc. 

Ticket Locations: Tickets will go on sale Wednesday April 1, 2020

Benefiting: 100% of proceeds from the Hidden Gardens of Fort Worth Tour benefit preservation programs at Historic Fort Worth, Inc. including Fort worth’s two cattle baron mansions, the Ball-Eddleman-McFarland House and Thistle Hill


Photos of past HFW Hidden Gardens and Sunset Tours


We appreciate your understanding that being in these private home gardens is a privilege!

The fine print:

  • Strollers are not permitted beyond the front check-in table–devices that strap baby directly to a parent (infant carriers) are welcome.
  • Photography limited to plants only
  • the tour is rain or shine, no refunds.
  • Pets are not permitted
  • No food allowed

For additional information, email or call 817.336.2344 x100.