History & Tourism

EBeacons Arrive At Kingwood

25 May , 2017  

The next time you visit Kingwood Center Gardens, be sure to take your phone.

With the installation of 12 eBeacons throughout the gardens, you can now enjoy a curated experience as you walk the paths and visit the various buildings. The beacons are connected to the Kingwood Center Gardens App, which is available on both iTunes for iPhones and on the Google Play Store for Android. More…

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Wine, Food, And Fine Surroundings

22 May , 2017  

Tickets are now available for Kingwood Center Garden’s First Annual Wine Walk & Chef’s Tasting.

Picture yourself strolling amongst fragrant flowers and blooming trees as the sun gently sets in the west warming your skin and relaxing your soul, while leisurely sipping wine and tickling your tastebuds with gourmet foods. More…


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New Kingwood Visitor Center Made Possible By Extrordinary Gift

6 May , 2017  

Attendees to a reception during Kingwood Center Gardens’ Garden Discovery Days were on hand to discover something new and exciting.

Speaking from the second floor staircase landing in Kingwood Hall on Friday evening, Kingwood Center Gardens Board Chairperson Duffy Carto made an extraordinary announcement. More…


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Looking Back: A Visit To Kingwood Center Gardens

31 Mar , 2017  

Over the next few days, we are looking back at posts made since September in celebration of our six-month anniversary. This post featuring over 30 photos from Kingwood Center Gardens was published just a week after the site went live, and is shared in honor of its season opening tomorrow, April 1. More…

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Kingwood Center Gardens Opens For 2017 Season

26 Mar , 2017  

The surest sign of spring and summer takes place this Saturday at the corner of Park Avenue West and Trimble Road.

That day, Kingwood Center Gardens opens its doors for the 2017 season. There to welcome you will be trumpet daffodils and other spring flowers. More…


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Stained Glass Workshop At Kingwood

23 Mar , 2017  

Kingwood Center Gardens will host its first workshop of the 2017 season on April 1 from 10:00 to 11:30 AM.

Welcome in the springtime with a new stained glass accessory you make yourself. Julie Parson of Lasercraft Enterprises will lead participants through creating a stained glass pendant or pin. More…


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Learn How To Make Your Community Bloom

31 Jan , 2017  

Richland Community Development Group’s Beautification Sector will host an “America In Bloom” presentation beginning at 9:00 AM this Thursday, February 2nd in the Carriage House at Kingwood Center Gardens. More…

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Evening In Red At Kingwood

22 Jan , 2017  

It’s a Valentine’s Day event with that strikes just the right color.

Kingwood Center Gardens is hosting an “Evening in Red” on February 11 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. More…


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Landmarks of Mansfield: Kingwood

4 Jan , 2017  

In 1926, a bit of France landed in the middle of north central Ohio in the form of Kingwood, the home of Charles Kelley King. Ninety years-plus later, it forms the centerpiece for one of the region’s foremost attractions and one of the best-known public gardens in the entire Midwest. More…

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Kingwood At Christmas Begins This Weekend

21 Nov , 2016  

It’s a natural combination — Kingwood Center Gardens, which provides a colorful oasis throughout the year, and the sights, smells, and sounds of Christmas.

Kingwood at Christmas is a local tradition. As in years past, the rooms of stately Kingwood Hall will be decorated. This year, the decor will follow the them of “Christmas Carols.” The centerpiece of the display will be a 18-20 foot Christmas tree decorated in beauiful colors (see the Facebook post below). More…

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Kingwood Center Gardens To Close During Month Of November

27 Oct , 2016  

As the current growing season winds down, and preparations for the holidays ramp up, Kingwood Center Gardens is taking a breather over the next few weeks. With the exception of a couple of workshops, the landmark attraction will be closed between November 1 and November 25 for regular visits. More…

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Kingwood Will Be Aglow This Weekend

13 Oct , 2016  

This weekend, the paths and promenades of Kingwood will take on a rather orange-y hue. The Sixth Annual Great Pumpkin Glow takes place this Saturday (5 to 10) and Sunday (5 to 9).

The Great Pumpkin Glow is a fun event for people of all ages. Kingwood’s grounds will be decorated in a Fall Harvest theme, and decorated with nearly 1,000 carved and lit pumpkins as well as gourds, mums, hay bales, corn stalks, holiday lights and other glowing decorations.

Food vendors will be set up in the Trimble Road parking lot selling a variety of different things to eat. More…

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