Garden Etiquette

While visiting the Arboretum please enjoy the beauty around you, discover the wonders of nature, and experience the exhilaration of hiking our natural areas.


  • Take everything you bring onto the property with you when you leave and dispose of trash appropriately.
  • Leave the flowers, leaves, seeds, pinecones, acorns and other natural materials for the birds and animals that need them.
  • Admire our majestic trees, but do not climb them.
  • For your safety and the protection of our ecosystems, please stay on designated paths and trails when in woodlands or meadows.
  • Help us protect our beautiful plants from hungry deer. When passing through the gates of deer exclosure fence, please be sure that they shut properly.
  • Enjoy a picnic at our picnic tables or on a blanket. Please do not bring any alcohol and remove all trash and debris.
  • Pets, other than service animals, are not permitted at the Arboretum. Bicycles and other recreational equipment are also prohibited.
  • Make prior arrangements for commercial photography/videography. Contact the Special Events Manager at (610) 566-9134 ext. 210.
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