Welcome to The Maybeck Cottage, Botanical Garden and Classroom



Time for winter cleanup, never a dull moment as Roger's Red grapevines come down, fruit trees go in the ground and unglamorous and rewarding maintenance of water features, the Buckeye Treehouse and our hillside henhouse happen each week.


Plant Happenings: winter vegetables are planted in our new raised bed - the labyrinth meeting space is graced with Yellow blooms of the butterfly bush….


Upcoming Group Visits: The Edible Schoolyard Project Annual employee retreat - January 2014.  Welcome to educators of educators in the food movement.


Schedule a class or speaking engagement in the Garden Classroom ....  

Previous events: Sustainable Conservation and

the Math Science Research Institute -  MSRI.  Berkeley High School, Stanford University, The College Preparatory School and Piedmont Choirs.


UC Botanical Garden Staff and Docents' tour scheduled quarterly - get in touch for the next visit!


Garden Classroom and Conference Center

The secure 720 sf classroom with 12-foot open beam ceiling.

Dedicated WC, farmhouse sink & outdoor workbench. 

Adjacent gardens with Bay and City views. 


10 minute walk to UC Berkeley

Lecture seating for 40-60. Classroom for 24.

Inquire for non profit or corporate rates/discounts

"This is a breathtaking setting, not stuffy, very accommodating....

each detail laid out to your specification



Events & Group Visits. Please contact Kathy at klb1mtd@gmail.com 


Review the '09 Annual "Maybeck Country" architectural tour organized by BAHA.



View National Landmark and well known Maybeck Church on Dwight in Berkeley


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