. . . a landscape carved
by industry
and
renewed by nature

OPERA at the Quarry Gardens

OPERA at the Quarry Gardens

“Before there were concert halls or microphones, there were Nature’s amplifiers: rocks, trees, water. And the human voice.” . . . says the announcement for Victory Hall Opera’s July 24 Soundflight production at The Quarry Gardens, which will explore the effects of...

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Treasured Partnerships

Treasured Partnerships

The Quarry Gardens are a volunteer project of four organizations engaged in educational outreach related to horticulture, landscaping, and the natural environment. Volunteers of Central Blue Ridge Master Naturalists, Rivanna Master Naturalists, Albemarle County Master...

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Trails around two quarry pools meander among prairie plantings, butterfly and pollinator gardens, wetlands, vernal pools, a fern gully, and a waterside talus—all afforded by the site’s extraordinary diversity of geology, elevation, and soil chemistry. This showcase of locally native plant communities is open for visits by appointment.