Lord and Schryver Conservancy
Welcome to the Lord & Schryver Conservancy! We are devoted to preserving the extraordinary legacy of landscape architects Elizabeth Lord and Edith Schryver. Our mission is to interpret and steward their iconic landscapes, ensuring their beauty and significance remains for future generations to enjoy. Join us in celebrating their remarkable contributions to the world of landscaping and design. Visit our website to explore their enchanting gardens, learn about their innovative approaches, and discover the captivating stories behind their work. Together, let’s honor and cherish the enduring impact of Lord and Schryver.


Gaiety Hollow
Open Gardens

Saturdays 10 am to 1pm

April 6 & 20
May 4 & 18
June 15 & 29
July 13 & 27
August 10 & 24
September 7 & 21

White Oak

Trees in the Historic Landscape

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

A Walking Tour
Saturday APRIL 6
10 AM – Gaiety Hollow
10:45 AM – Bush Park
12:00 PM – Deepwood Museum & Gardens

Designing Women: The Westerners

A Presentation
by Val Libby
on Zoom
Friday April 12, 1 pm PDT

Pre-registration required $10

Learn the Art
of Ikebana with
Linda Nishioka

at Gaiety Hollow, 1-3pm

April 20, May 18, June 22, & July 27

​The Book – Discover the Northwest Gardens of Lord & Schryver by Val Libby

The Blog – Posts from Hannah
Volunteers Wanted – Join our team

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.