A sun-dappled road in early autumn along the Mitchell Tract.

Frequently Asked Questions

What will an arboretum at Penn State offer the public?

Teaching and Outreach Opportunities

  • Conferences
  • Workshops
  • Short Courses
  • Educational Tours
  • Interpretive Displays
  • Volunteer activities

You can read more about how visitors can enjoy the Arboretum as an educational center and horticultural showcase on the Planning and Design page.

Outdoor Recreation

  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Bird-Watching


  • Receptions
  • Weddings
  • Special Interest Group Meetings

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