The Italian Garden at Queset
Queset Garden is a beautiful Italianate style garden and a newly restored historic location that links the Ames Free Library to Queset House.
Use of the garden by more than 25 people requires a permit from the library. If interested, please contact Marion Wingfield, Development Manager, at
A short history of the Garden
ON YOUTUBE! - Winthrop Ames Family Enjoys Queset Garden in 1928
Lantern walk and art celebration in the garden - Saturday, Aug. 28
Photo Slideshow of the 7/31 Gala Event. All photos courtesy of Erin McCarthy
Book Lovers Video about the Garden
Gala Event Video
See a photo SLIDESHOW of a community planting at the garden, June 2010
A SLIDESHOW of the Garden's Heyday during the 1920's by Landscape Designer Katherine Holland who designed the Garden's restoration.