The mission of The Brenton Arboretum is to inspire joy through the beauty and knowledge of the natural world of trees.

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About the Arboretum

Experience quiet enjoyment at a living museum of trees, shrubs and native prairie. Walk along grass paths and discover a diversity of over 2,500 different trees and shrubs representing 500 species, hybrids and cultivars. Bathe in sunlight among native perennial flowers and grasses or keep cool under a leafy canopy. Enjoy the vistas over crabapple trees, tree silhouettes in the sunset, and fantastic autumn hues..

Arboretum Photo Gallery

Have your own amazing Brenton Arboretum photos to share? Send them to mail@thebrentonarboretum.org and you might find them featured here or on our social media outlets!

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