Then & Now
Learn about the early occupants of the land and more.
The structures include a Mexican-era adobe, an 1890s train station, Native American shelter and Elias J. Baldwin's Queen Anne Cottage.
Elias J. "Lucky" Baldwin
The man who brought his fortune and race horses to Arcadia and built the Queen Anne Cottage and flourishing ranch on the site that became the Arboretum.
Baldwin Lake is a beloved and magnificent part of the Arboretum.
Hollywood at the Arboretum
The grounds of the Arboretum have been popular location sites for movie makers since the 1930s. Today Hollywood is still calling.
A bountiful resource for information about plants, trees and wildlife.