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Daweswood House Museum Tours


  • October 13, 2017 - October 15, 2017
    12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • October 13, 2017 - October 15, 2017
    2:00pm - 3:00pm


Take a guided tour of the Daweswood House Museum, once the country home of Arboretum co-founders Beman and Bertie Dawes.  See and hear the history behind antiques and memorabilia from the Dawes family.  A house highlight is the “Rathskeller,” a basement area that displays shovels used by over 100 notable men and women who dedicated trees at The Arboretum and features their initials and signatures on the ceiling.

Adults: $2     Children: $1     Members: FREE

Purchase tickets in the Visitors Center. Please call ahead to confirm tour times.


Visitors Center