Street Address
125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Mailing Address
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
phone: 617-524-1718
Museum Type(s)
Julie Warsowe, Manager of Visitor Education
William "Ned" Friedman, Director
phone: 617-384-5241


The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is the oldest public arboretum in North America and one of the world?s leading centers for the study of plants. Administered by the Office of the Provost of Harvard University and a link in Boston?s Emerald Necklace of parks, the Arnold Arboretum is a unique blend of respected research institution and beloved public landscape. We provide and support world-class research, horticulture, and education programs that foster the understanding, appreciation, and preservation of trees.