Programs at Chanticleer
We now offer even more ways for our visitors to enrich their Chanticleer experience!
Chanticleer is proud to sponsor a wide variety of programs, workshops, classes, and collaborative programs with some of our regional garden communities and friends. We encourage you to expore all Chanticleer has to offer as it usually leads to a heightened appreciation for our garden and an increased awareness in regards to the natural treasures within.
Chanticleer Internship ProgramPaid and unpaid internships providing professional work experience alongside Chanticleer's horticultural staff are offered seasonally. If interested, submit a letter of interest, resume, and at minimum one letter of recommendation. Applications will be accepted until January 15th. Please provide information about your professional goals, expectations of the internship, what dates you are available, if you need housing, and what hourly wage you are hoping to receive. E-mail your application materials to email@example.com, or mail to Chanticleer Internship Program, 786 Church Road, Wayne Pennsylvania, 19087.
The Chanticleer Scholarship in Professional Development offers public garden professionals financial support for academic training to improve their leadership skills. The scholarship has two core components:
1. Support of an academic experience.
2. Support of travel to meet with leaders to build on the academic experience.
To view current Chanticleer Scholars, click here.
North American Christopher Lloyd Scholarship
Study at Great Dixter
Chanticleer supports a horticulturist to study at Great Dixter in East Sussex, England and at Chanticleer in Wayne, Pennsylvania. This one-year Scholarship includes 11 months at Great Dixter and one month at Chanticleer, providing an opportunity to develop practical skills and the 'sense of place' needed to manage complex, innovative gardens.
This training opportunity was established to inspire a future generation of top-notch North American gardeners. Qualified applicants will have completed horticultural training, be looking for an immersive experience to advance their knowledge of plants, design and organizational excellence, and be U.S. citizens. To find more information about the placement and application requirements, please visit Great Dixter's website..
Wednesday - Sunday
10am - 5pm
Open until 8pm.
Due to limited parking, we cannot accommodate groups on Friday evenings.
Early Openings in 2016
The garden will open at 8:00am on
September 3, and October 1 during the 2016 season.
Full Parking Lot
Our parking lot holds 120 cars and can fill on weekends and Friday evenings. Please car pool and understand once we reach capacity, we will ask you to return another time.
News & Events
The Art of Gardening
Chanticleer's new book,
The Art of Gardening, is available at book sellers everywhere, including Amazon.
Take a look at the daily entries of Adolph G. Rosengarten, Jr. as he recorded the happenings of the day.
Perennial Plant Conference
The conference will be held at
Scott Arboretum on Friday,
October 14, 2016.
For more information see the Perennial Plant Conference website.
Chanticleer In the News
High praise from
The New York Times,
Chicago Tribune, Garden Design,
St. Catharines Standard, and FlipKey by Trip Advisor.