The Visitor Center remains closed as we work through operational needs to provide safe and welcoming access for all staff, volunteers, and visitors. The Arboretum Bookstore will remain closed until we have adequate staffing to open it.

The Arboretum Bookstore carries a wide selection of environmental science, nature writing, local interest, and gardening books, field guides, and children’s titles.

The Bookstore also sells Arboretum apparel and accessories, garden tools, and gift items. Bookstore sales support Arboretum programs.

Books about the Arboretum

Spring Woodland Wildflowers of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Arboretum, by Andrew L. Hipp





Prairie Plants of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Arboretum, by Theodore S. Cochrane, Kandis Elliot, and Claudia S. Lipke





Pioneers of Ecological Restoration: The People and Legacy of the University of Wisconsin Arboretum, by Franklin E. Court