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Events for Today:
  • The Acorn Express open-air Tram
    Experience the beauty of the Arboretum's 1,700 acres on a guided tram tour. April 25, 2016 through November 6, 2016, weather permitting.
  • Photo of our Acorn Express Tram
    Join us on the Acorn Express for an adventure on the tram through the Arboretum! Wednesdays and Fridays, April-October (except July 22 and July 29), 2016, 11:00-11:45 a.m.
  • Children creatively playing at the Nature's Kitchen
    Enjoy creative, unstructured outdoor play at our new Nature's Kitchen near Parking Lot 20.
  • A mounted bat under glass
    Beneficial Bats — What hangs from its feet, loves mosquitoes, and sleeps all day? Weekdays in October, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., and Weekends in October, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • A visitor learning about endangered tree species by using the interactive panels
    Come learn about the gifts that the world's endangered trees give us—and how you can join the Arboretum in saving them. Daily, 7:00 a.m. - sunset