Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Winter at the Arb
Don’t let chilly temperatures push you indoors this winter. Check winter conditions from home and decide if you want to experience the beauty of the Arb’s winter landscape by car, on foot, ski or snowshoe. Conditions are updated daily. Click here to check conditions.
12 Things to do in March
March provides your last chance to soak up the beauty of winter, and your first opportunity to note the coming spring. Take one last trek on our Winter Trails, taste the Arb’s sweet Maple syrup and find renewal at a Spring Yoga Retreat with us this month. Read more.
MapleFest Pancakes To Go
Join us on March 27 for our annual celebration of the maple syrup season! We have an array of maple-related products to purchase in our Gift and Garden Store, a new, self-guided digital tour with maple-syrup-themed stops and a pancake breakfast to go. More information.
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 Sunday, March 7. More information.
Join us for Bud Break on May 2, 2021! To keep everyone safe this year we are offering an all-day event with three race options and timed starts so you can choose what works best for you. Kids can get in on the fun, too, with a special 1K race. More information.
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.
Fight cabin fever with a new puzzle and fresh set of playing cards. Our Gift & Garden Store features a variety of puzzles for every level with beautiful images and illustrations of nature. A new deck of playing cards, featuring vibrant images of flora and fauna, will liven up your card games.
Free Admission For Educators
We are honoring our community’s innovative educators who are working hard across in-person and virtual mediums to educate students during the pandemic with two free tickets to visit the Arb.Click here for more information.
Growing With John Thull
John Thull’s work as a research professional at the Horticultural Research Center for the past 15 years has provided him an opportunity to watch and taste as the University’s development of cold-hardy grapes has revolutionized the wine industry in cold climates. Read more.
Breakout Creations: DASKARONE - Art of Graffiti
We are proud to announce a solo exhibition of Peyton Scott Russell (aka Sprayfinger) through March 14. Peyton became the first “graffiti artist” in Minneapolis creating multiple graffiti murals while celebrating graffiti art and culture. Read more about the exhibit.
Flora and Fauna: Life at the Arboretum
Images of our beloved Arboretum have never been more important. For this reason, it is with great excitement that we bring you the opportunity to browse the 13th Annual Arboretum Photographers Society juried images from home. Explore the exhibit online.
Online and At-Home Classes
Are you looking for a way to earn more about plants and the natural world around you from home? We're offering a variety of classes, webinars, workshops, and educational activities for kids from the comfort of your home or local nature area! More information.