Park opens at 7:00am 365 days a year.
Closing time is 9:30pm through July 17; 9pm July 18-August 15; and 8:30 August 16-31.
Photography Exhibit - Off the Beaten Path at Deep Cut Gardens
View the world through a different lens. This year's photo exhibit showcases the hidden treasures of Deep Cut Gardens. Through your photographs, the hidden world of this beautiful park will be revealed as photos reveal the lesser-known aspects of Deep Cut Gardens. Open to all photographers ages 18 and up. Entries accepted October 22 - November 22 for exhibition in January 2014. Rules and Details | Entry Form (PDFs)
Deep Cut Gardens is dedicated to the home gardener. The 54 acres of gardens and greenhouses are planned as a living catalog of cultivated and native plant materials to be observed through the seasons. Our renovated Parterre features 52 varieties of roses with over 180 bushes.
Discover new ways to improve your home garden by taking a walking tour of the park, ask the staff horticultural questions, or visit the reference library. Garden programs and classes are also offered. See the latest offerings under HORTICULTURE.
Upcoming Free Activities:
Drop-in Surprise Story Time
From 11-11:45am on Saturdays, June 29; July 13 & 27; August 10 & 24
Mystery readers from the Park System staff and volunteers will read a favorite nature- or garden-related book. If it’s rainy or cold, we’ll be inside the Horticultural Center, but if it’s fair we will be out in the garden. A clue at the entrance will lead you to the secret spot! FREE!
Daylily Day at Deep Cut Gardens
Saturday, June 29 from 10am-2pm
We're teaming up with the Garden State Daylily Growers to present Daylily Day. Daylily displays exhibit the range of colors and forms, experts on hand to answer your questions. Come enjoy our assortment of daylilies on the grounds.
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Deep Cut Gardens Horticultural Center Deep Cut Gardens Parterre
Some of the roses on display Display Greenhouse
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- Garden State Parkway to Exit 114. Southbound, turn left onto Red Hill Rd; northbound, turn right onto Red Hill Rd. Make right at light to Dwight Road and then left back onto Red Hill Road. Follow Red Hill Rd. (1.5 miles) to Deep Cut. Entrance on right.
- State Hwy 35 Southbound, follow to Kings Highway, turn right. Follow Kings Highway to first traffic light. Turn right onto Red Hill Rd. and continue to Deep Cut entrance on left.
- State Hwy 35 Northbound, make right at the New Monmouth Road jughandle and take back over Hwy 35. New Monmouth Road to stop sign and right onto Kings Highway to traffic light and left onto Red Hill Road. Continue to Deep Cut entrance on left.