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United States National Arboretum

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Tips from locals

Katie
Katie
November 18, 2019
The National Arboretum is great on a nice day. They have many gardens to walk around, including a stunning collection of Bonsai plants.
Rhianna
Rhianna
October 29, 2019
Established in 1927 by an act of Congress, the Arboretum aims to increase the aesthetic, environmental and economic importance of landscape and ornamental plants. The attraction does so through gardens and exhibits, long-term botanical research and conservation of resources. The gorgeous, 446-acre…
Ati
Ati
November 07, 2019
Other Arboretums just can't compete, the award-winning United States National Arboretum is intentionally designed to honor and highlight the extraordinary domestic and internation plant life around us.
Debbie
Debbie
August 24, 2019
The collection of bonsai trees were gifts from Japan in 1976, to commemorate the United States Bicentennial. Over the years, the collection has grown and with newer additions from North America bonsai masters and penjing collection from China. Many of the trees are living sculptures of bonsai and…
Ruth E.
Ruth E.
November 15, 2019
One of my very favorite places in the city! I lead an Airbnb Experience in the Arboretum if you want to check it out.

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Location
3501 New York Avenue Northeast
Washington, DC 20002
Phone+1 202-245-2726
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 5:00 PM