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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). 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

May 1 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 1pm (May through October)! Meet at the Visitors Center. These tours are free with admission!

Contact Us

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: information@dawesarb.org
Mailing address:
7770 Jacksontown Rd., SE
Newark, OH 43056

Hours & Admission

Arboretum Hours:

Effective March 28, 2020 at 7pm, The Dawes Arboretum will be closed to visitors until further notice.

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
Closed
Sundays
Closed