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The Dawes Arboretum provides ideal gathering places for your next meeting, conference, or program.  The Arboretum also offers a variety of garden ceremony sites for your upcoming wedding.


Contact Us

Phone: 800.44.DAWES
Phones are answered Monday-Saturday, 9am to 7pm. Sundays and Holidays, 11am to 7pm unless otherwise noted. Phones are answered when the Visitors Center is closed.
After Hours Security: 740-225-4974 (Use this number outside of the hours for the main number)
E-mail: information@dawesarb.org
Mailing address:
7770 Jacksontown Rd., SE
Newark, OH 43056

Hours & Admission

Arboretum Hours:

Arboretum Members: 8am to 7pm (through October)
Non-Members: 9am to 7pm (through October)
Registrations are required for non-members. 
Please read the updated guidelines on visiting The Arboretum.

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