RICHMOND, Ind. — Visit beautiful gardens and help the Richmond Art Museum.
The annual Secret Garden Tour fundraiser will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 25 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 26, according to a press release.
Five gardens of different types and sizes will be featured on the self-guided tour. The lush gardens feature the work of local landscape artists.
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Richmond Group artists will paint in the gardens and their works will be on sale in the garden shop. The shop also offers unique ironwork, flower baskets and planters for sale.
Tickets for the Secret Garden tour are $15 in advance or $20 on tour days. Buy your tickets in advance online at richmondartmuseum.org or the Richmond Art Museum or the Wayne County Convention and Tourism Bureau. Tickets will be available at the museum on visiting days.
The Richmond Museum of Art will also host the free screening of six short documentaries by Hoosier filmmakers.
Films featuring Indiana’s waterways will be screened beginning at 6 p.m. on June 22.
Hosted by Indiana Humanities, the film screening highlights diverse relationships with water, addresses issues such as access and conservation, and celebrates the unique cultures around Indiana’s waterways.
“We are thrilled to support these films that explore our relationships with Indiana’s waterways, as individuals and as communities,” said Megan Telligman, director of programs for Indiana Humanities. “We hope this work will spark a conversation about our understanding of the natural world and humanity’s legacy to our planet.”