The Crosby Arboretum

370 Ridge Rd.
Picayune, MS 39466- Map It
(601) 799-2311

AAA Editor Notes

The Crosby Arboretum is e. on SR 43S, then 1.2 mi. s. to 370 Ridge Rd. This 104-acre native plant center displays more than 300 species, with paths meandering through bogs, hammocks, woodlands and other natural areas. Visitors can take part in weekend educational programs. The pavilion was designed by Fay Jones, a colleague of Frank Lloyd Wright and designer of the award-winning Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs, Ark. Guided tours are available by appointment. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$5; $4 (ages 55+ and military with ID); $2 (ages 0-12).
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 9-5. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and Dec. 31.