The Connecticut College Arboretum provides a welcome connection with the natural world, offering opportunities for teaching, research, conservation, recreation and public education.

The Arboretum is open to the public seven days a week from dawn to dusk.

A picture of SALT speaker, Claudia Thompson's garden
SALT Conference

Saturday, November 10, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Grow Native: Gardening for the Environment

Registration required; $60 by Nov. 1 / $75 after
Members (Arboretum, CT Master Gardener, Wild Ones) $45 by Nov. 1 / $60 after

SALT Conference
Wildflower Garden Tour led by Glenn Dreyer, May 2014

Select Sundays May through November

Meet in front of the Olin Science Center at 10 a.m. Tours last 60 to 90 minutes. Free; no registration required.
Next tours: October 7, Native Plant Collection; October 14, Caroline Black Garden

Visiting the Arboretum