Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Firefly Viewing Nights
Experience the after-hours magic at the Arb with hundreds of fireflies flashing through the sky. We’re staying open late on select nights in June and July for Firefly Viewing Nights. Bring your family and marvel at the wonder of these glowing winged beetles. More information.
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.
Nature: Wild and Wonderful Exhibit
Prepare for the unexpected in this nature-themed exhibit open through September 6! Four renowned artists come together with wildly different styles that each contain a larger narrative that entices the viewer to discover deeper intentions. More information.
15 Things to do in June
From incredible blooms to inspiring art and a day for dogs to nights for fireflies, a yoga retreat in the gardens and the re-opening of the Arboretum Cafe, there’s plenty of fun to find at the Arb this month. Click here to read more.
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.
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.
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, June 24. More information.
Book Donations Welcome
The Andersen Horticultural Library (AHL) would love to have your clean, good-quality books, CDs and DVDs for our annual Friends of the AHL book sale on October 1-3. Donations will be accepted through September 17. Click here for information on how to donate.
Growing with Paul Sotak
If you’ve ever had the pleasure of taking the Peony Walk in early June or marveled at the astounding variety of daylilies blooming in July, you’ve experienced some of the magic that horticulturist Paul Sotak creates at the Arb. Read more.
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.