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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.

About 85 percent of the property is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of natural ecosystems. The remaining portion includes traditional botanical gardens, the Environmental Education Visitors Center (EEVC) and maintenance facilities.

Membership Benefits:

  • $3 for visitors 13 and over
  • $1 for visitors 6 to 12
  • Free for 5 and under
  • 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:

  • March 28-29
  • Oct 3-4

Featured Event

Arbor Day Open House

3/16/2015 - 3/20/2015 - FREE FOTA members; $3 non-members; $1 non-members under 13; Free non-members 5 and under

The Overland Park Forestry Division needs your help. Children are invited to participate in the annual Arbor Day Poster Contest. Come to the Arboretum and either submit yours or make one with us.


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