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From North:
Take Interstate 71 south to exit #169, State Route 13.  Travel St. Rt. 13 south approximately 50 miles to downtown Newark.  Continue following St. Rt. 13 south for an additional 6 miles.  The entrance of The Dawes Arboretum is on the right.

From South:
Follow State Route 13 north 3 miles north of Interstate 70. The entrance to The Dawes Arboretum is on the left.

From East:
Take Interstate 70 west to exit #132, State Route 13 (approximately 20 miles west of Zanesville).  Travel north on St. Rt. 13 for 3 miles. The entrance to The Dawes Arboretum is on the left.

From West:
Take Interstate 70 east to exit #132, State Route 13 (approximately 30 miles east of Columbus). Travel north on St. Rt. 13 for 3 miles. The entrance to The Dawes Arboretum is on the left.

Contact Us

Phone: 800.44.DAWES
Fax: 740.323.4058
E-mail: information@dawesarb.org
Mailing address:
7770 Jacksontown Rd., SE
Newark, OH 43056

Hours & Admission

Arboretum Hours:

Daily
Open at 7am
Auto Tour closes for entry at 6:00pm. Grounds close at 6:30pm.
Starting November 1, grounds will close at 5:00pm.
Closed New Year’s, Thanksgiving & Christmas days.

Admission is free

Visitors Center Hours:

Monday – Saturday
8am – 5pm
Sundays and holidays
12pm – 5pm