New Seasonal Hours Now in Effect

The Arboretum grounds are now open from 7am to 8pm daily through August 31.

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The Dawes Arboretum Arbor Day Festival

Join us on April 29 for The Dawes Arboretum Arbor Day Festival, a celebration of trees and nature presented by Park National Bank. Visitors can expect a fun day filled with family-focused learning opportunities including tree climbing, crafts and displays.

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Spring Plant Sale and Garden Fair

Let Arboretum experts help you select plants that fit your landscape and answer questions on how to care for them at our Spring Plant and Garden Fair on May 20. The sale features many woody plants grown by The Arboretum along with a variety of perennials.

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Ohio Sustainable Landscapes Symposium: August 26, 2017

Learn about incorporating native trees and shrubs into your home landscape to create more resilient and sustainable ecosystems at this annual event. Presentations will address the critical roles these plants play and the benefits of designing landscapes with the needs of trees in mind.


From The Blog...

The History of Arbor Day at The Dawes Arboretum

By Sarah Aisenbrey, Archivist¬† Not only does the month of April bring warmer weather and spring blooms throughout The Arboretum, it also includes two of our favorite holidays, Earth Day and Arbor Day.¬† Each year, we invite the public to celebrate trees and all the ways they make our lives better, during The Dawes Arboretum […]

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