River Farm and the AHS offices will close on Friday, December 16 at 12 p.m. We will be open the week of December 19 until Friday, December 23 at 2 p.m. when we will close until January 3 at 9 a.m.
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Since 1922, we have been a trusted source of high quality gardening and horticultural information.
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New Set of AHS Floral Garden Mugs
Fall & Winter Floral Garden China Mugs Now Available Online and at River Farm in Alexandria, Virginia
2016 Great American Gardeners Awards
Meet the 2016 Great American Gardeners
2016 Book Awards
Announcing the 2016 Book Award Recipients
River Farm Named a 2016 Top Wedding Vendor
Virginia Living magazine recognized River Farm as a Top Wedding Vendor for 2016
Dec 01 to Dec 23Indoor Holiday Display at River Farm
We welcome you to our Estate House at River Farm, which will be dressed for the holidays with seasonal decorations.
Dec 10 to Dec 10Holiday Open House at River Farm
Our annual Holiday Open House where we can greet our neighbors and visitors, and share refreshments while they enjoy the distinctive decorations created by our talented staff and other artists. Please join us anytime between 10 a.m....
May 12 to May 12National Public Gardens Day
Check the American Public Gardens Association's website to see if there are events at local botanic gardens, arboreta, zoos, or historic gardens near you.