The Camden Garden Club was established in 1915 by a group of like-minded women with an mission to develop and preserve the beauty in and around Camden, Maine. Over a century later, the commitment of the and women and of the club remains steadfast and continues to guide us into our second 100 years.
The Camden Garden Club is the oldest federated garden club in Maine, and its annual House and Garden Tour has become so popular that many tourists plan their vacations around it.
Held July 19, 2018, this year's tour day included stunning weather to view the wonderful homes and gardens that made it such a great success.
The 2018 tour featured diverse properties including the renowned Summer Harp Colony of America, located in one of the large shingled "cottages" on Penobscot Bay. The Colony attracted harpists from around the world, which added to Camden's reputation as a summer resort.