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The Dawes Arboretum provides ideal gathering places for your next meeting, conference, or program.

 

Shelter House (1)Shelter House

The Main Shelter House is located on the edge of the Deep Woods adjacent to the Cypress Swamp. This area is equipped
with picnic tables, trash/recycling receptacles, electrical outlets, portable toilets and access to indoor restrooms in the Visitors
Center.

 

 

 

Red Barn

The Red Barn at The Dawes Arboretum offers a beautiful picnic setting for your next event. This area is a unique venue located just north of our Main Grounds.

 

 

 

 

For pricing and complete details, please contact our Guest Services Manager at specialevents@dawesarb.org.

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:

Arboretum Members: 8am to 7pm
Non-Members: 9am to 7pm
Registrations are required. 
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
Closed
Sundays
Closed