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The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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beautiful...

it was right under our nose and we did not get a hint of it. we visited one fine afternoon with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sanju_222323
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New Jersey
Enjoyable place to relax

Hard to believe in busy Morristown there is a lovely place to relax and walk and just enjoy nature... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
42melindak
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Rockaway, New Jersey
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This 127-acre preserve, which surrounds a historic Colonial-Revival mansion and its formal gardens, offers self-guided nature trails with all trees and shrubs labeled as reference.
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353 E Hanover Ave, Morris Township, Morristown, NJ 07960-4077
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it was right under our nose and we did not get a hint of it. we visited one fine afternoon with parents. parking is easy to find. Stop at the visitor center and the roam this beautiful garden. Enjoy a picnic on the Great Lawn,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sanju_222323
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hard to believe in busy Morristown there is a lovely place to relax and walk and just enjoy nature. There are still some roses out...but lots of other different plants, flowers and trees to look at. There are quite a few benches up and around...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 42melindak
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just visited The Morris Museum and wanted to spend some time outside to enjoy the beautiful day. The arboretum was only a few minutes away and we had a very pleasant time walking in the gardens

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ckatmomi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful displays, well-maintained facilities, ample parking. There were experts of every kind to answer my many questions, and they were tireless.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank robertdhuff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I needed to take some pictures and chose to take them here with a good friend of mine. The grounds are beautiful and it wasn’t too crowded. Can’t wait to come back

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

Nice uncrowded place to see spring flowers and trees. We were there on a late Monday afternoon. There were many tulips and flowering cherry trees.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank KareneL_11
Reviewed April 27, 2019

Firs time visit, won't be the last. Very friendly, helpful staff. Several gardens filled with colorful tulips very nicely laid out. Several walking trails. Also a barn with old historic buggies. Very impressive - am surprised that it was not crowded on a beautiful Saturday.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank P F B
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Visited the Arboretum for the Gingerbread show. Wow, what a nice display. Very interesting and well organized!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen W
Reviewed March 19, 2019

What a lovely way to spend a few hours. Well landscaped paths take you around the gardens. Labels give you information about the various plants A variety of flowers and greenery that changes with the season.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 258charlottea
Reviewed December 11, 2018

There are several areas. There are organized gardens behind the main house and coffee shop, a student gardens, which are not open to the public.There's a nice trail in the woods which is a great way to have a nice walk in the shade. My...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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