The Arboretum is Celebrating 85 Years!

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Maple Syrup Madness is Coming!

Join us February 21 through March 8 to experience the smell of fresh syrup.

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Home school classes for ages 11 - 14!

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Japanese Garden Restoration

The Japanese Garden is currently closed. Contact development@dawesarb.org or call 800.44.DAWES to make a donation to this restoration project.

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Looking Back with the Executive Director

| By Luke Messinger, Executive Director | Founded in 1929, the Dawes family helped initiate some of Ohio’s early forest research on a small farm east of Columbus and just north of the National Road. Since those early tree plantings, The Dawes Arboretum has grown to become one of North America’s leading arboreta. With our […]

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