COVID-19 Updates

Recent updates. Arboretum Drive reopens to motor vehicle traffic from the Wingra Drive entrance to the Visitor Center on July 31. The speed limit has been reduced to 20 miles per hour. Road safety continues to be a high priority. We ask all road users to share the road… Read More

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All events are free and begin at the Visitor Center unless otherwise indicated.

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American lady butterfly on blazing-star

Education Transformation: Taking Cues from a Butterfly

This spring and summer, the Arboretum education unit has been all about adaptation and transformation.  As I eagerly search for monarch eggs or caterpillars in the prairie and at home in my yard, I ponder how each of us adapts differently in this time of unprecedented disruption and uncertainty in…

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