Tyler Arboretum — Part 2

A few more photos from the Tyler Arboretum before I move on to other things.

(Stone fort near the Meadow Maze. Photo by Robin. July 2007)

I’d love to have a stone fort like this in my yard. And a labyrinth. After walking through the labyrinth at Tyler Arboretum, I think a small one like they have in their meadow might be entirely possible in our meadow. Did I mention that before? I think I did. I’ve been seriously considering it so it’s been on my mind lately.

Painter Library and Lachford Hall:

(Tyler Arboretum. Photo by Robin. July 2007)

Lachford Hall was occupied by the Minshall, Painter, and Tyler families between the years 1738 and 1937. Today, half of the building is used for administrative offices and the other half is a historic museum containing some of the families’ furniture and household goods.

If interested, you can read about the history of the families here.

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