Arboretum Etiquette

Open Dawn to Dusk, 365 Days a Year

This is a living museum and outdoor laboratory. Please respect the collection!

Do not climb trees or stone walls.

Do not disturb plant tags or labels.

Do not pick flowers or collect any plants or plant parts, including seeds, leaves, pine cones, and acorns.

Do not disturb wildlife, including snakes and insects.

Pets are welcome but must be leashed within 200 yards of buildings.

Owners must clean up after pets.

Horses must stay on marked bridle trail.

Drive only on designated roads.

Do not walk in garden beds.

Team sports and games are not permitted.

Hunting, fishing, night hiking, overnight camping and fires are prohibited.

A first aid kit is available in the kitchen.

Telephone and restrooms are in the Quarters.

In case of emergency, dial 911.