The Dawes Arboretum’s nearly 2,000 acres has something for almost everyone. Hike our 12 miles of trails, enjoy an informative Auto Tour, relax in our Japanese Garden, or take in breathtaking views from the Observation Tower. Explore, experience and enjoy the beauty of over 15,000 living plants. The grounds are open daily, 362 days a year.
Phone: 800.44.DAWES After Hours Security: 740-225-4974
(Use this number when the Visitors Center is closed.) Fax: 740.323.4058 E-mail:email@example.com Mailing address:
7770 Jacksontown Rd., SE
Newark, OH 43056
Hours & Admission
Open at 8am for Arboretum members
Open at 9am for Non-Members
Grounds close at 5pm.
Arboretum hours from March to October are 8am to 7pm for Arboretum members and 9am to 7pm for non-members.
Closed New Year’s, Thanksgiving & Christmas days.
Arboretum admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 5 -15. Children younger than 5 will be admitted for free. Arboretum members will not be charged admission.
Visitors Center Hours:
Monday – Saturday
9am – 5pm
11am – 5pm
7770 Jacksontown Rd. SE
Newark, Ohio 43056
The Dawes Arboretum is dedicated to enriching lives through the conservation of trees and nature.