Cylburn Arboretum

4915 Greenspring Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21209- Map It
Phone: (410) 396-0180

AAA Editor Notes

Cylburn Arboretum, 4915 Greenspring Ave., is 200 acres and contains marked trails, woody plant collections, an all-American selections garden, a rose garden, several other specialty gardens and a formal garden. The visitor center offers an orientation video and maps. A post-Civil War mansion can be toured; highlights include fireplaces, mosaics and fabric wall coverings. A nature museum includes exhibits of birds, rocks and minerals, fossils and seashells, and habitat dioramas. Special events are held throughout the year.
Hours: Grounds Tues.-Sun. 8-5 (also 5-8, May-Sept.). Visitor center Tues.-Sun. 10-4. Mansion Tues.-Fri. 9-3. Nature museum Sat.-Sun. noon-4, Apr.-Nov. Phone ahead to confirm extended summer hours. Closed City of Baltimore holidays.