Classes at Chanticleer

Onsite Classes

Organic Vegetable Gardening

Wednesday, April 19, 5:30-7:30pm
Jump-start your organic vegetable garden this spring, inspiring your appetite for growing & designing with vegetables, edible plants & herbs.
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Philadelphia Main Line Estates: from grand mansions to gardens

May 31, 9:30am-3:30pm
Guests will visit three former country estates located on the Philadelphia Main Line, which have been brought to life as public historic sites, each at varying stages of development.
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Deer Resistant Gardening

Wednesday, June 21, 5:30-7:30pm
The class will discuss deterrents and will feature bulbs, perennials, trees, and shrubs that are deer-resistant to inspire you.
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Resilient Plants for the Home Garden

Wednesday, July 12, 5:30-7:30pm
Assistant Horticulturist, Chris Fehlhaber discusses growing conditions, plant selection, and designing gardens for very tough gardening site.
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Pollinators, Insects, and Native Plants

Wednesday, August 16, 5:30-7:30pm
Insects pollinate, recycle, control pests, and so much more! Learn about the insects we see, and their role in our ecosystem.
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Fall Planting: Native Plants

Wednesday September 27, 5-7pm
Przemek Walczak will lead a walk that studies native herbaceous and woody plants: their identification, habit, and culture.
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Putting the Garden to Bed

Wednesday, October 11, 4:30-6:30pm
Lisa Roper will demonstrate essential gardening techniques that ensure your garden will be more manageable in the spring.
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Main Line Art Center

Visit the Main Line Art Center's website for classes at Chanticleer and other area gardens.

Main Line School Night

Visit the Main Line School Night's website to register for the Chanticleer Garden & House Tour.

Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators

Botanical Illustration classes are taught using Chanticleer as the classroom. Consult the website of Margaret Saylor for upcoming classes at Chanticleer, and the Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators website for more information about classes in the region.

Wayne Art Center

Visit the Wayne Art Center's website for classes and tours of Chanticleer and other area gardens

Opening Times

Opening Day - March 29, 2023

Chanticleer will be open, March 29 through November 5, 2023, Wednesday through Sunday.

Parking reservations are now available for 2023.

2023 Season Pass

Chanticleer’s 2023 Season Pass is available for purchase.
Purchase a 2023 Season Pass, good through November 5, 2023.

House and Garden Tours

Held every Friday and Saturday at 11am.
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Garden Highlights Tour

Held every Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm.
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News & Events

Chanticleer Gardeners Share Spring Workshop: Plant Propagation and Container Design

April 24 & 25, 9am-4pm
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Guided Tour: Philadelphia Main Line Estates

May 31, 9:30am-3:30pm
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