Join our upcoming Winter Wonders Walk!

Explore the paved Parkwoods trail at The Dawes Arboretum, surrounded by illuminated trees. Stop by the Daweswood House Museum for a tour before going to the Learning Garden to enjoy a holiday tree display, delicious treats and a hot chocolate bar! Members Only: December 14 from 6-8pm. Community: December 15 from 6-8pm.

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Our Winter hours are in Effect

From November 1 to February 28, our hours are 7am to 5pm. The auto-tour will close for entry at 4:30pm.

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Important Arboretum Admission Changes Slated for Spring 2019

A Message from our Executive Director Luke Messinger

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Director's Blog: The Arboretum's Funding

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Admissions Spring 2019 FAQs

The Dawes Arboretum will continue to be transparent and have an open dialogue regarding our Spring 2019 admissions plan. We have created a FAQ page to clarify information and address questions you may have. We will continue to update this page with additional questions and clarifications.

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Entrance Improvement Update

The Arboretum’s main entrance is currently closed for an improvement project. Visit here to learn more. The grounds are accessible from Davis Drive, and The Arboretum will maintain regular hours during the project. Please follow the signs guiding visitors to the temporary entrance. We are well into phase two of the project and, weather permitting, we […]

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