Sarah Winchester’s Garden


We toured the perplexing and historic Winchester Mystery House last week, in the heart of Silicon Valley.  I wrote about our experience here.

Before the tour, I strolled the well-groomed gardens.  Mrs. Winchester planted trees and shrubs from around the world, beautifully maintained for over a century.

I hope to go back one day and follow along with the self guided tour, listening to the recorded messages along the way.  Here is a small sample of the grounds.

Winchester Mystery House Garden Entrance

Winchester Mystery House Garden
Winchester Mystery House Hibiscus

Winchester Mystery House Garden
Winchester Mystery House

If you make it to Silicon Valley, be sure to put this on your list. If you live nearby and you’ve never gone, you are in for a treat.


16 thoughts on “Sarah Winchester’s Garden

  1. I’m so dieing to go there now, I’m a bit of a chicken but somehow love spooky stuff too (??) Hey, are those Lilac tree’s in the foreground? Our’s bloom early in the spring.


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