The Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens was founded to keep the city at the forefront of environmental and ecological issues. A leader of environmentally sound community development, the Arboretum is an educational, recreational and cultural resource for the Kansas City region.
Free for Friends of the Arboretum Members. Members also receive additional benefits including participation in a reciprocal program with more than 200 gardens and arboretums. (Click for printable membership brochure)
Each Tuesday, admission to the Arboretum is free all day. Also, two weekends that will have free weekend admission this year are:
1/31/2015 - Free to FOTA members; $3 non-members; $1 non-members under 13; Free non-members 5 and under
A 154th birthday celebration for the state of Kansas. This event is geared for elementary aged children and their families. In our visitor center learn about our great state and help us throw a birthday party for Kansas.