Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania

100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118- Map It
Phone: (215) 247-5777

AAA Editor Notes

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania is at 100 E. Northwestern Ave., between Germantown and Stenton aves. in Chestnut Hill. Within its 92 acres of ever-changing landscape are 13,000 labeled trees and shrubs and colorful gardens. Highlights include a formal rose garden; a glasshouse fernery; and Out on a Limb, a 450-foot canopy walk exhibit (wheelchair accessible) that takes visitors 50 feet into the treetops. Guided tours are available.
$17; $15 (ages 65+); $9 (ages 3-17, students and retired and active military with ID).
Hours: Daily 10-4 (also Wed. 4-8, June-Aug. and Sat.-Sun. 4-5, Apr.-Oct.). Guided tours are available Sat.-Sun. at 2. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.