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Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden, Palo Alto

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
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4.4/5 based on 80+ reviews on the web
Gamble Garden is a non-profit community horticultural foundation. The 2.5 acre property, located in Palo Alto, is a Point of Historical Interest.

The Gamble Estate includes a restored early 20th century home and formal gardens which are nationally recognizaed as a model of an urban, California garden and extensive demonstration gardens.


1431 Waverley St.

Palo Alto, CA 94301

650 329 1356
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  • Great to see beautiful flowers and good landscape. A favorite place for a garden wedding. A favorite place just to relax and contemplate. 
  • Our son;s wedding was recently at Gamble Gardens-the grounds were charming with many fantastic photo areas. The staff was so helpful There was a beautiful area for dining and the garden for the ceremo...  read more »
  • Stop by and enjoy this small garden. There's bound to be something in bloom and it's free. There's also free parking. 
  • A wonderful place. Walk carefully and bring the kids. Don't pick the plants, please. Come volunteer for a day. All the people there are real nice.
  • Very cute little garden that is a bit larger than I expected. Nice spot for taking photos. Public bathrooms and water fountain towards the back of the park!
  • A quiet garden good for family photography. Privately run, so restrooms are closed over the weekend.
  • One of the best gardens I have ever seen, and volunteering there is very fun.
  • Lots of cool plants to look at and many volunteer resources available. The staff isn't always the friendliest but you can't complain for free.
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