Inspired by the Japanese practice of shinrin yoku, Forest Bathing, a nature walk, has been scientifically proven to boost immune strength, reduce stress, and improve cognitive functioning. But beyond these physiological changes, the guided also offers us the opportunity to deepen our relationship with the natural world. $25 members; $35 non-members.
Learn how to incorporate techniques for capturing rain water in your landscape. Explore the topographical features of the Crescent that were created to infiltrate run-off and simultaneously build soil. Included in admission; members free.
Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky. For children 6 and under who must be accompanied by an adult. $10 per child members; $12 per child non-members.
A docent-led walking tour will provide visitors with an excellent introduction to the Arboretum. Wear your walking shoes. Free with admission; members free
Tour the inside of this historical treasure with a knowledgeable docent and learn about what the depot was like when it was operational. Tours are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10am-4pm, and Sundays 1-4pm.