COVID-19 and Visitor Updates

Recent updates. Arboretum gardens, trails, and parking lots are open. The Visitor Center remains closed following UW–Madison guidance about in-person, indoor programs, and facility use. See event listings for virtual programs. We will continue to share updates and announcements through our website, e-newsletter, and social media. Read More

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

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Outdoor Events Resume with New Nature Spaces for Learning and Exploration

In-person educational events resume outdoors beginning in June, with some precautions in place. In addition, we are excited to announce two new educational spaces for nature-based enjoyment and learning. Sign at entrance to children’s activity area The new children’s activity area in Longenecker Horticultural Gardens encourages families to explore…

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