97 Main Street, South Paris, ME 04281 info@mclaughlingarden.org 207-743-8820

About Us

Come enjoy one of Maine’s favorite historic public gardens

Visit the Garden & Homestead

97 Main Street, South Paris, ME 04281. Mother’s day weekend until November 1st, 10am to 4pm. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.


Visiting us is always free, but we always welcome donations and new members

The McLaughlin Foundation is a 501(c)3 registered non-profit, all donations are tax deductible.


Starting Mother’s Day weekend, the garden itself is open dawn until dusk; the Barn, plant sales and Garden Gift Shop are open 5 days a week – Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

Summer & Autumn

The garden itself remains open dawn until dusk until October 31st. The Garden Gift Shop is open (including Plant Sales) Wednesday through Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.


The garden is closed November 1 until May 1; plants are no longer available for purchase.  The Garden Gift Shop remains open from 10am to 4 pm until the Saturday before Christmas Eve.

Please contact us, we’d love to hear from you!

Telephone: 207-743-8820 • Post/Mail: PO Box 492, South Paris, ME 04281