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, woodland 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.


  • Don’t Miss – The Bourbon & Botanicals Music Series sponsored by Kentucky Artisan Distillery the Home of Jefferson’s Bourbon is every Thursday in May, June and July (except July 4)! There’s a Plant Walk at 5:30 pm and music is from 6:30 – 8:00 pm! Bourbon, beer, wine, sandwiches and snacks will be available.
  • On Friday, April 12th, Yew Dell was Hit with an EF-1 Tornado. Click HERE for more information and to make a donation.
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Check out our Classes and Events page for upcoming classes and events.