Our Circle of Friends  provides critical support for the garden, our educational programs and community outreach. 

Members receive special access to all Hollister House  Garden has to offer – unlimited visits to this beautiful garden, discounts on educational programs and invitations to special events.

We look forward to seeing you in the garden!

Membership Levels and Benefits

All membership levels enjoy the following benefits:

  • Free admission to Hollister House Garden during regular opening hours
  • Discounted admission to lectures, workshops and special events
  • Invitation to special members-only events
  • Use of the HHG barn reference library
  • Free admission or discounts at approximately 330 gardens across the US and Canada through the AHS Reciprocal Admissions program

Choose Your Membership


Individual member benefits for those living in Litchfield County


Membership benefits for one named individual

DUAL $90

Membership benefits for two named individuals


Same as above, two guest passes on request and name listed on our website


Same as above, four guest passes on request, plus complimentary admission for two to a First Friday event


Same as above, six guest passes on request, a complimentary invitation for two for lunch and a visit to an outstanding garden


Same as above, unlimited guest passes on request, plus a gift Dual Membership for a friend


Same as above, all benefits of the Sustainer level, plus dinner and a private garden tour at Hollister House Garden for you and 2 guests

We are pleased to honor our Circle of Friends

Garden Angels

Susan Payson Burke
Barbara & Gene Kohn
George Schoellkopf & Gerald Incandela


Cher Beall
Karen Craparo & Paul Thomsom
Page Dickey & Bosco Schell
Lisa & Robert Halmi
Judith Little
Rod Pleasants & Steve Godwin
Susan & James Shehan



Susan Bowey
Sabina & Jeb Breece
Donald William Cassidy
Wendy Cushman
Elizabeth & Tim Fenton
Margaret Ferguson & Dan Sherr
John Funt & Richard Childs
Merle & Barry Ginsburg
Carolyn Gray & George Peppard
Glenn Jordan & Michael Stubbs
Alex Kasser & Nichola Samponaro
Michael Lupardo
Betsy & Ecton Manning
Mary Metrick
Cynthia Newby & Jan Napier
Donna Raftery &; Vincent Inconiglios
Mary Ellen Spiegel & Mitchell Fishman


Mary Adams & Robert Lockhart
Joan & Jeffrey Barist
Eric & Katherine Baumgartner
Susan & James Breece
Courtney and Ian Broadwater
Eunice Burley
Gay & Carlos Canal
Jay Cantor
Edward Lee Cave
Connecticut Horticultural Society
Diane Crary
Faye & Tom DeCaro
Bill Drakely
David Feld & Kurt Purdy
Bruce Glickman & Wilson Henley
Bill Havemeyer
John Higgins & Tom Conroy
Constance & Lawrence Littlefield
Suzanne Loomis
Pamela Moffett & Dwight Keeney
Abigail Moroe
Leslie & John Needham
Jean & Richard O’Reilly
Kirsten Peckerman
Anne & Robert Rabbino
Joanne Robinson & Adam Pomerantz
Dennis Schrader & Bill Smith
Nancy Steinman
Jonathan Tait & Spencer Melder


Doris Bartell
Patricia Becker
Genevieve & Peter Brown
Andrew Bunting
Lee Buttala
Shelley Camhi
Frances & Ralph Capuano
David Carey
Mary Davis
Victoria & Michael Dillon
Natalie Dyer
Victoria Elliot & Marvin
Jane Garmey
Robin Gaston
Chris Giftos & Richard Albano
Marjorie & Simon Hewett
Joanne & Bruce Iverson
Mary Beth & William Jordan
Christine & Nicholas Kraemer
Corinne Langdon
Teresa Lindsay
Ann Lozman
Claire Marie Maestroni & Giorgio Maroulis
Mary Metz
Julia & Brandon Neff
Rod Oneglia & Michael Quadland
Jeane & High Pendery
Todd Pinter
Bonnie Haggin Regendahl
Jean Schroeder
Marianne Seeber & Mark Zerbe
Suzi & Jerry Strawbridge
Linda Trapkin
Michael Trapp
Cheryl Whalen
Roxann Whitaker
Marianne Zimberg

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