AHS President’s Council Trip 2024
Garden Wonders of the Hudson Valley & the Berkshires
With AHS President & CEO Suzanne Laporte
May 26-30, 2024 


Join AHS President & CEO Suzanne Laporte for an enchanting horticultural journey through the most iconic and breathtaking landscapes of the Hudson Valley and the Berkshires, meticulously curated for our AHS President’s Council members. Celebrate your passion for gardens with this extraordinary AHS Travel Study program, a tribute to nature’s artistry and human ingenuity.   

This Travel Study program is sold out. Please contact the AHS travel team at travel@ahsgardening.org or (703)768-5700 ext. 117 to be added to the waitlist or to learn about other AHS Travel Study Programs.

Program Highlights: 

  • Discover the captivating allure of Olana State Historic Site, where history and horticulture intertwine seamlessly.
  • Marvel at the timeless elegance of the Beatrix Farrand Garden and let the poetic beauty of The Mount inspire your senses. 
  • Explore Naumkeag, where every vantage point is a brushstroke of color and design.  
  • Uncover the secrets of Bunny Williams’ garden, a paradise where creativity blooms freely.  
  • Experience the serenity and enchantment of Innisfree Garden, a tapestry of harmony between man and nature.  
  • Step into the opulent embrace of Lyndhurst Mansion, where gardens mirror the grandeur of the past.   
  • Enjoy accommodations at the luxurious Mirbeau Inn & Spa. The Mirbeau Inn & Spa is reminiscent of an old-world chic Parisian Hotel, while offering modern convenience and contemporary comforts. Located in a bucolic setting on the edge of the quaint town of Rhinebeck, it is an ideal base for exploring the Hudson Valley.