Become a Member!

The Arboretum Benefactors represent our highest level of supporters and play a key role in enhancing our gardens as a place of learning, inspiration, and enjoyment. All members of the Arboretum Benefactors receive invitations to special events, admission for four adults for 1 year, reciprocal admission at participating gardens,  and a one-year subscription to the Arboretum magazine.

Benefactor Levels and Benefits

  • Tule Pond Benefactor $750

    Admits two adults and your children or grandchildren under 18 years, plus two additional guests when accompanied by a cardholder
    • Invitation to Benefactor-only events
    • Donor Recognition in Annual Impact Report
    • 20% discount in the Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop and the Peacock Café

    • Two one-day guest passes
    • Complimentary Arboretum Gift
    • Free admission to more than 300 participating gardens throughout the United States and Canada
    • Special invitations to the New Member Orientation Tour
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Early entry for walking and running privileges beginning at 8:00 a.m. (7:30 a.m. in Spring and Summer)
    • Discounts on most classes, workshops, lectures, tours and family programs
    • Three portrait photography permits (A $225 value. Some restrictions apply, please contact the membership office prior to visiting.)
    • Free entry for up to four children at Eggceptional & Spooky Creatures in the Garden Event
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Circulation privileges of plant and garden books, e-books, and children’s material at the Arboretum Library
    • Free subscription to Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living Magazine
    • 10% or more discount at participating nurseries
    • 10% discount on individual tickets to the Pasadena POPS summer concert series at the Arboretum
    • Invitations to Members-only special events
    • Arboretum e-newsletter and Quarterly Exploring the Arboretum e-publication
  • Meadowbrook Benefactor $1,500

    Admits two adults and your children or grandchildren under 18 years, plus two additional guests when accompanied by a cardholder
    • Two $25 program, class or lecture credits

    • Invitation to Benefactor-only events
    • Donor Recognition in Annual Impact Report
    • 20% discount in the Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop and the Peacock Café
    • Two one-day guest passes
    • Complimentary Arboretum Gift
    • Free admission to more than 300 participating gardens throughout the United States and Canada
    • Special invitations to the New Member Orientation Tour
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Early entry for walking and running privileges beginning at 8:00 a.m. (7:30 a.m. in Spring and Summer)
    • Discounts on most classes, workshops, lectures, tours and family programs
    • Three portrait photography permits (A $225 value. Some restrictions apply, please contact the membership office prior to visiting.)
    • Free entry for up to four children at Eggceptional & Spooky Creatures in the Garden Event
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Circulation privileges of plant and garden books, e-books, and children’s material at the Arboretum Library
    • Free subscription to Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living Magazine
    • 10% or more discount at participating nurseries
    • 10% discount on individual tickets to the Pasadena POPS summer concert series at the Arboretum
    • Invitations to Members-only special events
    • Arboretum e-newsletter and Quarterly Exploring the Arboretum e-publication
  • Tallac Knoll Benefactor $3,000

    Admits two adults and your children or grandchildren under 18 years, plus two additional guests when accompanied by a cardholder
    • Invitation to curatorial-led tours

    • Invitation to Benefactor-only events
    • Donor Recognition in Annual Impact Report
    • 20% discount in the Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop and the Peacock Café
    • Two $25 program, class or lecture credits
    • Two one-day guest passes
    • Complimentary Arboretum Gift
    • Free admission to more than 300 participating gardens throughout the United States and Canada
    • Special invitations to the New Member Orientation Tour
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Early entry for walking and running privileges beginning at 8:00 a.m. (7:30 a.m. in Spring and Summer)
    • Discounts on most classes, workshops, lectures, tours and family programs
    • Three portrait photography permits (A $225 value. Some restrictions apply, please contact the membership office prior to visiting.)
    • Free entry for up to four children at Eggceptional & Spooky Creatures in the Garden Event
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Circulation privileges of plant and garden books, e-books, and children’s material at the Arboretum Library
    • Free subscription to Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living Magazine
    • 10% or more discount at participating nurseries
    • 10% discount on individual tickets to the Pasadena POPS summer concert series at the Arboretum
    • Invitations to Members-only special events
    • Arboretum e-newsletter and Quarterly Exploring the Arboretum e-publication
  • Baldwin Circle Benefactor $5,000

    Admits two adults and your children or grandchildren under 18 years, plus two additional guests when accompanied by a cardholder
    • Private Curatorial-led tour for four
    • Gift family membership for friends and family

    • Invitation to Benefactor-only events
    • Donor Recognition in Annual Impact Report
    • 20% discount in the Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop and the Peacock Café
    • Two $25 program, class or lecture credits
    • Invitation to curatorial-led tours
    • Two one-day guest passes
    • Complimentary Arboretum Gift
    • Free admission to more than 300 participating gardens throughout the United States and Canada
    • Special invitations to the New Member Orientation Tour
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Early entry for walking and running privileges beginning at 8:00 a.m. (7:30 a.m. in Spring and Summer)
    • Discounts on most classes, workshops, lectures, tours and family programs
    • Three portrait photography permits (A $225 value. Some restrictions apply, please contact the membership office prior to visiting.)
    • Free entry for up to four children at Eggceptional & Spooky Creatures in the Garden Event
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Circulation privileges of plant and garden books, e-books, and children’s material at the Arboretum Library
    • Free subscription to Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living Magazine
    • 10% or more discount at participating nurseries
    • 10% discount on individual tickets to the Pasadena POPS summer concert series at the Arboretum
    • Invitations to Members-only special events
    • Arboretum e-newsletter and Quarterly Exploring the Arboretum e-publication
  • Engelmann Oak Benefactor $10,000

    Admits two adults and your children or grandchildren under 18 years, plus two additional guests when accompanied by a cardholder
    • Invitation for a special evening with the CEO
    • Private consultation with a garden expert in your home garden

    • Gift family membership for friends and family
    • Invitation to Benefactor-only events
    • Donor Recognition in Annual Impact Report
    • 20% discount in the Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop and the Peacock Café
    • Two $25 program, class or lecture credits
    • Invitation to curatorial-led tours
    • Private Curatorial-led tour for four
    • Two one-day guest passes
    • Complimentary Arboretum Gift
    • Free admission to more than 300 participating gardens throughout the United States and Canada
    • Special invitations to the New Member Orientation Tour
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Early entry for walking and running privileges beginning at 8:00 a.m. (7:30 a.m. in Spring and Summer)
    • Discounts on most classes, workshops, lectures, tours and family programs
    • Three portrait photography permits (A $225 value. Some restrictions apply, please contact the membership office prior to visiting.)
    • Free entry for up to four children at Eggceptional & Spooky Creatures in the Garden Event
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Circulation privileges of plant and garden books, e-books, and children’s material at the Arboretum Library
    • Free subscription to Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living Magazine
    • 10% or more discount at participating nurseries
    • 10% discount on individual tickets to the Pasadena POPS summer concert series at the Arboretum
    • Invitations to Members-only special events
    • Arboretum e-newsletter and Quarterly Exploring the Arboretum e-publication
  • Queen Anne Cottage Benefactor $25,000

    Admits two adults and your children or grandchildren under 18 years, plus two additional guests when accompanied by a cardholder
    • Option to reserve a Baldwin Circle location for a private event

    • Invitation to Benefactor-only events
    • Donor Recognition in Annual Impact Report
    • 20% discount in the Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop and the Peacock Café
    • Two $25 program, class or lecture credits
    • Invitation to curatorial-led tours
    • Private Curatorial-led tour for four
    • Gift family membership for friends and family
    • Invitation for a special evening with the CEO
    • Private consultation with a garden expert in your home garden
    • Two one-day guest passes
    • Complimentary Arboretum Gift
    • Free admission to more than 300 participating gardens throughout the United States and Canada
    • Special invitations to the New Member Orientation Tour
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Early entry for walking and running privileges beginning at 8:00 a.m. (7:30 a.m. in Spring and Summer)
    • Discounts on most classes, workshops, lectures, tours and family programs
    • Three portrait photography permits (A $225 value. Some restrictions apply, please contact the membership office prior to visiting.)
    • Free entry for up to four children at Eggceptional & Spooky Creatures in the Garden Event
    • Free admission to “Arboretum Summer Nights” concert series
    • Circulation privileges of plant and garden books, e-books, and children’s material at the Arboretum Library
    • Free subscription to Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living Magazine
    • 10% or more discount at participating nurseries
    • 10% discount on individual tickets to the Pasadena POPS summer concert series at the Arboretum
    • Invitations to Members-only special events
    • Arboretum e-newsletter and Quarterly Exploring the Arboretum e-publication

For more information about the Arboretum Benefactors society, please contact our Development Office, Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. at 5 p.m. at 626.821.3237.

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Phone: 626.821.3222

301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA, 91007

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