Heritage Garden Features

The walled Heritage Garden is a hidden gem in downtown Frederick.  Upon entering through its historic iron gates, guests are greeted by a row of stately crape myrtles. The garden contains a variety of features and unique spaces perfect for recreation, educational programming, and events.  Laminated garden guides are located throughout the garden.

  • History – The Garden area has a long history
  • Medicinal “Physic” Garden
  • Story Time Garden & Loats Little Library Box
  • Rose Pergola & Refreshment Shed 
  • Lawn & Perennial Beds
  • Half-moon entertaining patio surrounded by boxwood
  • Ash Tree Exhibit –  slice of our historic ash removed in 2020 
  • Bay-Wise Certified by the Frederick County Master Gardeners
  • Jacob Feaster Jr. Mill cornerstone dated October 19th, 1819
  • Statuary – Nancy Coonsman Hahn
  • Benches for relaxing and cafe tables for enjoying a meal
  • Trolley Bell Exhibit