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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.

 

Daweswood House Museum Tours

Daweswood House Museum Tours are available Monday through Friday at 2pm (June through October) and weekends at 12pm and 2pm (May through October). During the month of November, tours are available on weekends only at 12pm and 2pm. Daweswood House Museum tours are included with the admission fee. Check in at the Visitors Center to ensure tour availabilty. Photography is not permitted inside Daweswood House Museum.

 

History Center Hours

Through October, the History Center is open on weekdays from 1 to 3pm and weekends 12 to 3pm.

 

Daily Walking Tours

Join a walking tour daily at 10 am (June through August)! From September to October, walking tours will be available daily at 1pm. During the month of November, tours will be available on weekends only at 1pm. Meet at the Visitors Center. These tours are free with admission!

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 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. 
Open on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve from 8am to 2pm.
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
Sundays
11am – 5pm