“garden of ideas”
to sustain the body, enchant the eye, and soothe the spirit

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Find directions, information on parking, tours, and view an interactive map.

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Wanderings at One

Join Scott Arboretum staff and local gardening enthusiasts as they share travel experiences at home and abroad! In addition to learning about spectacular gardens, plants, and landscapes, you’ll get a taste of the art, cuisine, architecture, and customs of lands near and far. It’s a perfect wintertime escape!

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Virtual Tour

Explore the gardens before you arrive. Explore by:

  • season
  • collections
  • gardens

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Find a Plant with the Arboretum Navigator

Locate woody plants (shrubs & trees), dedicated benches, and create personalized tours using our searchable database.

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Enjoy access to more horticultural lectures, unlimited access to our horticultural library (full of over 1,300 books and thousands of magazines and catalogs), as well as trips to other beautiful gardens across our globe by becoming a Scott Associate.