Lord and Schryver Conservancy

Welcome! The Lord & Schryver Conservancy is a nonprofit organization located in Salem, Oregon. Our mission is to preserve, steward, and interpret the legacy of landscape architects Elizabeth Lord and Edith Schryver for public enrichment.

We're Hiring!

We have begun our search for an Executive Director.


Gaiety Hollow Open Gardens

Saturdays 10 am to 1pm*

June 15 – Celtic-inspired sound of Constant Billy
June 29 – Rock n’ Roll trio The Hypnatwists
July 13 – Celtic-inspired sound of Constant Billy
July 27- “Build a Birdhouse” Family Activity
August 3 – String ensemble Cherry City Quartet
August 24 – Sarah Saul Combo
*Sunday, September 8,  1-4pm – Art in the Garden
September 21Salem Madrigal Singers

Summer Garden Stroll

Sunday June 9

Tour 3 unique gardens (one designed by Lord & Schryver) at private homes in the Bush Park area from 1-4pm. Then stroll over to Gaiety Hollow for ice cream sundaes and live music!

Proceeds benefit Lord & Schryver Conservancy.

Price: $25 per person

Limited to 100 tickets (available soon!)

Make Music Day

Friday, June 21  10am- 4:30pm

Gaiety Hollow will once again be a host venue for this annual celebration of music all over Salem.

Five groups will be performing there throughout the day. Don’t miss it!

Lord & Schryver Conservancy
​545 Mission Street SE
Salem, OR 97302
​ph: (971) 600-6987
email: info@lordschryver.org

Help support our mission to preserve and interpret the legacy of Elizabeth Lord and Edith Schryver.