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  • Magical gardens, tiny worlds

    You can create a doll of a garden that is a landscape for the imagination.
  • Choose plants to safeguard woodlands

    It’s the gardener’s prerogative to decide what to plant. But what we don’t plant is important too.
  • Experience the Arts at the Arb

    This summer, experience family-friendly theatrical performances and orchestral music in the great outdoors!
  • Discover the Arb After Dark

    Though our gates normally close at sunset, we have plenty of opportunities this summer for families to adults and families to have fun here at night. From finding creatures that lurk in the dark to silent tram rides throughout the woods, you’ll find there is more to the Arboretum than what you see during the day.
    Spring Twilight Hike
    Saturday, May 18, 6:30-9:00 p.m.
    Thornhill Shelter
    Cost: $22 member, $26 nonmember, Arboretum admission included
    Enjoy the unique sounds and sensations of a springtime evening.
  • Outdoor Adventure Day

    Ready to take your adventure at the Arboretum to the next level?
  • April showers bring May flowers

    The upside to all this precipitation? A spectacular spring!