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Gifts in Tribute

Commemorate special people, meaningful places, or memories that have touched your life with a Gift in Tribute placed at Hudson Gardens. Amidst 30 acres of beautiful landscapes, bubbling water features, blooming gardens and serene nooks, your gift will hold steadfast in a unique setting throughout the seasons.

Tribute options include engraved bricks, tree plantings and adoptions, garden benches, public art installations, and memorial gifts.

 

Rose Garden Engraved Bricks: $150

 

Remember special moments and loved ones with an engraved brick placed along the border of the beautiful and tranquil Rose Garden. These bricks include white lettering with up to three lines of text and 20 characters per line (including letters, spaces, and punctuation).

 

Wedding Walk Engraved Bricks: $150cropped wedding walk 200 x 150

 

An engraved brick along Hudson Gardens’ Wedding Walk is the perfect way to celebrate upcoming weddings and special anniversaries. This elegant walkway curves through the Oval Garden and leads to the Rose Garden wedding ceremony site. These bricks include white lettering with up to three lines of text and 20 characters per line (including letters, spaces and punctuation).

 

Order your commemorative brick now!

Place your order for a Rose Garden or Wedding Walk brick today! Please allow ten weeks for delivery and installation. Rush orders may be accommodated for an additional $50 fee.

 

vertical tree croppedCommemorative Trees: $800

Create a living tribute with the gift of a newly-planted tree. Meet with Gardens’ staff to choose from a selection of available tree species and locations. An engraved plaque that includes your personal inscription will accompany the tree.

  

Established Tree Adoption: $400

Support and enrich The Gardens with a living dedication to your loved one. Meet with Gardens’ staff to select and adopt an ideal tree that’s already thriving in The Gardens. An engraved plaque that includes your personal inscription will accompany the tree.

  

 

Tribute Bench

Garden Benches:  $3,500

Create a special place in your favorite area of The Gardens to reflect, remember, and relax. Garden benches are stainless steel and each available location is preselected to maximize shade, comfort, and views. Each bench includes a commemorative plaque with a personalized inscription. A limited number of existing steel and stone and steel benches may be available for adoption.

 

 

 

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Enrich the landscape of the Gardens with a unique and enduring Tribute. Donate a sculpture or work of outdoor art and consult with Gardens’ staff to choose the ideal location. Browse our current art installations page to learn more about Hudson Gardens’ public art collection.  

  

  

   

 

 

Memorial Gifts/Gifts in Honor 

Remember or honor a special person by making a donation in his or her name. Donations of all amounts are accepted and will benefit Hudson Gardens’ ongoing programs and exhibits. Acknowledgement of your gift will be provided to the recipient of your choice.

 

Additional Questions?

For more information or to place an order, please contact the Development Office at (303) 797-8565 ext. 303 or development@hudsongardens.org