National Public Gardens Week

May 8-17, 2020

Reconnect with nature at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum during National Public Gardens Week on May 8-17, 2020. In addition to 38,000 colorful tulips blooming in the garden, visitors can walk through the Arboretum’s YouBetcha sculpture by internationally-renowned artist Patrick Dougherty, go on a self-guided tree scavenger hunt, and more.


  • 10% off in the Gift & Garden Store, Monday-Thursday.
  • Annual Auxilary Plant Sale on Saturday, May 8 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. featuring more than 1,000 varieties of sun and shade plants, curated grasses, heirloom vegetables, plentiful herbs, native Minnesota plant species and University of Minnesota introductions.
  • Free Bee-line shuttle service between 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday.
  • Explore Three Mile Walk, which covers three miles of grounds starting and ending at the Oswald Visitor Center.