Named by the Travel Channel as one of the 'Best Botanical Gardens in the United States'
Located on the shores of White Rock Lake, The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden is a nationally recognized display garden. Spanning over 66-acres, The Arboretum provides rotating displays four times a year, delivering breathtaking color for visitors from March through November.
With 17 finely manicured gardens, seasonal festivals and activities, a robust trial garden program, adult and youth education programs, and a brand new eight-acre children’s garden, there is truly something for everyone at the Arboretum. Whether you're looking for a destination for a family-friendly adventure, a peaceful stroll in nature, a romantic date, a wedding or other special event, the Dallas Arboretum is the perfect venue.
The Arboretum is run by a dedicated staff of board members, full-time and part-time employees, and volunteers. Support is provided by our members, donors and the Dallas Parks and Recreation Department.