Lydia’s Seat (Rose Garden)

Morris Arboretum Founding Treasures

Lydia’s Seat (Rose Garden)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States

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In 1910, “Garden Steps, Wall & Seat” were built into the hillside at the north end of the Rose Garden. The seat and stairs were a favorite garden approach from the Compton mansion to the mixed flower, kitchen and herb gardens that preceded the Rose Garden.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Morris Arboretum Founding Treasures


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