Meadowburn Farm opens for visitors


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  • Sisters Olivia Loberg, 4 and Everly, 1, of Warwick, N.Y., lead their mother Sasha and other family members through the gardens.




  • Visitors are shown admiring one of the numerous fountains at Meadowburn Farm.




  • Water from one of the numerous fountains at Meadowburn Farm is reflected in the pool below.




  • Flowers attract a bee.




  • Flowers in the gardens at Meadowburn Farm.




  • Flowers in the gardens at Meadowburn Farm.



The gardens at Meadowburn Farm were open for self-guided tours on Saturday.

Located on Meadowburn Road, the farm has been owned by the Gerard family since 1930 and is comprised of about 590 acres. The opening was part of the Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program. There were eight attractions open for visitors. • According to event coordinator Quill Teal-Sullivan

“We had over 130 people come through the garden," event coordinator Quill Teal-Sullivan said. "We didn’t know what to expect, having not done an Open Day with the Garden Conservancy before.”

The group is planning a farm dinner for Sept. 27 and they may have another open garden day in the fall. For more information, go to www.MeadowburnFarm.com.

— Photos by Chris Wyman

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