Springtime at Ananda
Tulip Garden Open House


At Crystal Hermitage Gardens, guests can enjoy the spiritual heart of Ananda

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Open every day in April - 10am – 5pm
Open house Scone weekends – April 7-8,
April 14-15

Adults: $6, children 12 and under are free; season pass is $12

17,000 tulips this Spring!

During Springtime at Ananda, guests are welcome to visit the gardens during weekends, as well as weekdays 10 am – 5 pm. Groups are welcome to visit weekdays – please call 530-478-7587 to arrange your group visit.

For garden updates, visit the Crystal Hermitage website at www.crystalhermitage.org or call 530-478-7574

The rest of the year, the upper gardens are open 10am to 5pm by donation, the lower gardens open by appointment.

  • Expansive views from our magnificent terraced gardens high above the Middle Fork of the Yuba River
  • Experience deep peace and joy in our Chapel
  • Helpful information about the gardens and buildings provided by community members
  • Many places for quiet reflection

View a short and inspirational video of the garden and tulips.

Crystal Hermitage is a non-profit organization which relies on donations.

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