Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Private Garden Tours
Join us in July for the Auxiliary Private Garden Tours. These tours feature beautiful gardens, each with its own history and distinct beauty. Guests travel in air-conditioned motor coaches and tours are followed by a brunch, luncheon or hors d'oeuvres. Read more.
What's in Bloom
Plants and flowers all across our grounds come into bloom in their own time, bursting in kaleidoscopes of color as the temperatures warm. Check our What's in Bloom page between now and November, for highlights of what you can see now. Click here to see what's blooming.
Join us for the inaugural May Markets as we host local craft and art vendors on select weekends in May. You'll find a wide variety of quality products available at the market, ranging from artisan foods and handmade jewelry to nature-inspired art and more. See the vendors.
Seasons of Trees Activities
The Season of Trees is filled with fun, nature-based activities for the whole family. Our grounds offer a wonderful opportunity to experience a collection of rare and incredible tree species. We hope you are inspired and delighted as you explore our Season of Trees. Read more.
19 Things to do in May
Spring blooms are in full swing. We’re looking forward to the arrival of tulips, crabapples, lilacs and more this month. And the Maze Garden is open for the first time in a year — May is a great time to visit the Arboretum! Read more.
Birds of a Feather: Contemporary Avian Artists
Birds provide inspiration for Kim Russell and Emily Donovan, the two contemporary artists featured in this exhibition on display in the Reedy Gallery until June 14. While inspired by ancient legacies in art, each uses wildly different techniques. More information about the exhibit.
Growing with Bob Dressen
The new Farmer at the Arb Bob Dressen isn’t just planting fields, he’s also sharing the story of agricultural food production in Minnesota, helping visitors make the connection between what’s on their plate and the work it took to get there. Read more.
Yoga in the Gardens
Join us virtually for Yoga in the Gardens. Virtual yoga options are currently available to help keep your mind and body healthy and balanced. Classes are free for Arb members included with paid gate admission for non-members. Our next class is Thursday, May 20. More information.
52nd Auxiliary Plant Sale
Shop a stellar selection of sun and shade plants, curated grasses, heirloom vegetables, herbs, native plant species and more at this year's plant sale on May 8 and 9. You must book a free reservation to shop. More information.
StoryTime at Home
StoryTime with the Andersen Horticultural Library has gone virtual! Join our library staff online for a weekly installment of StoryTime at Home. New StoryTime videos are posted every Thursday morning. Click here to watch.
Use our digital map to easily navigate our magnificent gardens, tree collections, model landscapes and more. A location button will locate you on the grounds and help you find amenities and point you toward our winter trails and other important places. Click here to use the map.