We will tour The Castle at Skylands Manor which is on the grounds of the New Jersey Botanical Gardens. Skylands Manor was designed in the mid 1920s by the American architect John Russell Pope whose works include the National Achives and the Historical Gallery of Art. The castle was intentionally made to appear centuries old. We will tour the Botanical Garden which has a variety of gardens including a collection of diverse flora with seasonal accents. **Wear comfortable shoes; benches are available in the gardens.