Congratulations to John B. from Cincinnati, OH for winning the English Garden Getaway Trip to England and the Chelsea Garden Show! Thank you to everyone who purchased a raffle ticket and helped support our horticulture efforts at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden!

An English Garden Getaway for Two

Have you ever dreamed of touring a place with so much natural beauty and history that it really is a dream? Now is your chance! The English Garden Getaway with Zoo Director of Horticulture Steve Foltz will take place from May 18th – May 25th, 2019. This botanical journey of English Gardens and Chelsea Flower Show (valued at over $10,000) will be led by the Cincinnati Zoo’s own award-winning and nationally renowned Director of Horticulture, Steve Foltz. This unique and coveted experience will fulfill your craving for all the botanical beauty your heart desires.

Director of Horticulture, Steve Foltz

Join other Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden supporters on small group tours and receive in-depth information and experiences that are not available anywhere else!

Your adventure begins in historic London, home of the Royal Horticultural Society Garden & Chelsea Psychic Garden. From there, your trip includes trips to Munstead Wood Gardens & Woolbeding Gardens, Grayvetye Manor & Nymans Gardens, Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens, and of course, one of the most famous garden shows in the world – the Chelsea Flower Show.

Do not miss your opportunity to take part in this botanical dream tour!



Day 1 – Cincinnati/En Route

Day 2 – London – Royal Horticultural Society Garden & Chelsea Psychic Garden

Day 3 – Bressingham & Beth Chatto Gardens

Day 4 – Munstead Wood Gardens & Woolbeding Gardens

Day 5 – Gravetye Manor & Nymans Gardens

Day 6 – Chelsea Flower Show

Day 7 – Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens/Great Dixter House and Gardens

Day 8 – London/Cincinnati

*Please note: trip does not include airfare

Tickets will be sold online to OHIO residents only – per Ohio law. Tickets are $100 each and are not tax deductible. Anyone outside of Ohio must purchase via phone – M-F, 9AM – 5PM at 513-487-3329. Limit of 600 tickets will be sold. Tickets are non-refundable. Trip excludes airfare costs. Drawing will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 and winner will be notified. Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden employees are not eligible to win. Online raffle sales end at 5:00PM on 4/12/2018. Phone sales end when all tickets have been sold or at 5:00 PM on 4/12/2018, whichever comes first.