Entries by Dedde Smid

Belmonte on the television

The Belmonte Arboretum is frequently used as background for interviews, for activities and weddings. On this occasion, however, Belmonte could show herself to the public.  Dedde Smid, director of the garden, acted as guide in a tour round the garden, and this time, he could accentuate its rich history. The item was televised in Binnenste […]

Registered Museum

Today, we were informed that the Belmonte Arboretum has again been designated as a Registered Museum for the next five years. The rich collections (not on the walls, but in the  ground), the way we take care of them and tell the stories of plants, trees, and shrubs to the public, were reason enough to […]

Looking for volunteers

Maintaining our beautiful garden requires money. Therefore, we offer the opportunity to organize small scale activities in the ‘Koetshuis’ such as meetings, workshops or parties and weddings. To assist these events, we are  looking for voluteers, people who like to help carrying out the work, but also  someone who is willing to take up the […]