Tower Hill Botanic Garden will offer free admission after 3 p.m. on Thursdays throughout July, and August. From 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.!
Visitors can enjoy formal gardens, woodland trails, art shows, tours of what is in bloom, views of the Wachusett Reservoir, the Wild Rumpus Stickwork exhibit, green spaces for picnicking, and a beer garden with local craft brews and locally-made pretzels.
The café will feature a regular menu built on farm-fresh ingredients with beer garden specials including German bratwurst and charcuterie platters of fine cured meats and cheeses.
Children and the young at heart can participate in scavenger hunts, self-guided activities, and lawn games. Visitors can also register for fee-based programs such as Yoga in the Gardens and Firefly Walks.