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Yew Dell is an internationally-recognized center of gardening, plants and education, all offered in a stunning site of significant historical importance. Originally the home, gardens and commercial nursery of the late Theodore Klein and his family, Yew Dell now offers the public exceptional display gardens, an ambitious slate of education programs and community events, ongoing garden plant research, hiking trails and event rental opportunities.


Yew Dell is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Preservation Partner Project of the Garden Conservancy, a national non-profit dedicated to saving the Nation's most exceptional gardens.


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Cappiello honored by National Garden Clubs

Paul Cappiello, Ph.D., executive director of Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, was awarded the National Award of Excellence from St. Louis-based National Garden Clubs Inc., at the organization's recent national conference in Louisville - The honor is the highest award presented by the organization. National Garden Clubs is the largest volunteer gardening organization in the world.


Yew Dell featured on KET's Louisville Life

Click here for a link to the online edition of the story that recently ran on KET.