The RSVP List for this concert is now full.  If you would like to put your name on a wait list, you may click on the button for the form.  On the day of the concert, if seats become available, they will be given to people on the wait-list in the order the request was received.


March 26th New Jersey Music Society Concert, “An Afternoon with the Great Masters” featuring the Strasse Quartet and Jessica Davy, clarient.




Click the photo to the right to view and print the updated Bloom List.  The list gives the scientific name, common name, and location on the property.  If a plant, tree, or shrub has any fragrance properties, the key to right of the plant will indicate whether the fragrance is related to the leaf, stem, flower, or root of the plant.  This week’s featured bloom is Eranthis hyemalis, commonly known as winter aconite.  This cheerful yellow bloom can be found in the Wisteria Courtyard.


Seats still available, but filling up!  Make your reservation today!

Recital for Piano & Violin


Dr. Mansoon Han Kim, Piano
Suzanne Wagor, Violin
Kate Dreyfuss, Violin

There is no admission fee.  Donations are welcome and gratefully accepted.


RSVP by sending an email to

or calling 973-744-4752 x2


“!was a stranger and you took me in. I was hungry and you fed me. “

September 21, 2016
Van Vleck House and Gardens
Attn: Laura Roberts, Garden Manager
21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042

Dear Laura and everyone at Van Vleck

Toni’s Kitchen has been delighted to receive the beautiful and unique produce from Van
Vleck’s (very successful) garden. Thank you! Read more

Click here to see the updated Bloom List. It will tell you what is in bloom this week at Van Vleck as well as its location on the property.

Van Vleck House hosts tours of stylish community gardens

MAY 26, 2015 LAST UPDATED: TUESDAY, MAY 26, 2015, 10:26 AM

Van Vleck Garden Manager Laura Roberts shows off some of the Gardens' new azaleas.

Van Vleck Garden Manager Laura Roberts shows off some of the Gardens’ new azaleas. STAFF PHOTO BY ADAM ANIK

For those Montclairites who feel most at home with their hands in the dirt of their garden, Van Vleck House & Gardens has a special treat planned. On Friday, May 29, and Saturday, May 30, Van Vleck’s annual “Roses to Rock Gardens” tour will take place. Read more