Join the Fun! Tour with Gardening Friends

The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut, Inc. takes several tours each year focused on places and events of interest to gardeners and floral designers. Members are encouraged to join us. They may be accompanied by non-member guests. If the tour is not sold out by a specific date, tours are then open to the general public to join the group. Contact  for tour information, suggestions for future tours or to join the Tours Committee.

Historic Virginia Garden Week

April 20 - 26, 2020

Each spring visitors are welcomed to over 250 of Virginia’s most beautiful gardens, homes and historic landmarks during “America’s Largest Open House.” This 8-day statewide event provides visitors a unique opportunity to see unforgettable gardens at the peak of Virginia’s springtime color, as well as beautiful houses sparkling with over 2,300 flower arrangements created by Garden Club of Virginia members.

Tour proceeds fund the restoration and preservation of more than 40 of Virginia’s historic public gardens and landscapes, a research fellowship program, and a Garden Club of Virginia Centennial project with Virginia State Parks.

Tour Brochure
Limited to 25 members.
Contact Kathy Lindroth,  Tours Coordinator:

Brandywine Valley

Brandywine Valley will be June 11-14, 2020. Please contact to be placed on the interest list.

The Pacific Northwest Gardens

September 9-17, 2020 with optional 2-night extension to September 19th


Gardens and Art of Japan - Sold Out

November 5 to 18, 2019

Highlights include Tokyo, Nikko, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Kurashiki, Naoshima (Museum Island) and Osaka featuring gardens, crafts and cuisine.

For the detailed itinerary and cost of this exciting new tour, click here.

If you’ve decided to make this once-in-a-lifetime trip, to read the terms of the trip and get the reservation form, click here.

For questions, contact