Welcome to the U.S. National Arboretum

We are Reopening!

The U.S National Arboretum will reopen to the general public on a limited basis starting on Monday, June 8th, 2020.

We will continue to update the operating status when it changes.

More details here

Agents of Discovery Mission Now Available

Now you can learn about trees and nature while playing a fun game on your smartphone on your next visit to the National Arboretum!

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Looking for a plant?

Our interactive map, the Arboretum Botanical Explorer (or “ABE”) is the perfect tool for the job.

Find plants, benches, and more from the comfort of your home computer.

Go to ABE