Pennsylvania

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Featured Botanical Gardens/Arboreta

Bartram's Garden

This National Historic Landmark is a great destination for groups looking to engage with nature. Group tours engage visitors in programs about nature, art, and history. Patriot Harbor Lines cruises on the Schuykill River are available for group booking. 5400 Lindbergh Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19143. Philadelphia County. Tel: 215-729-5281. Cost: Free.... More Info

Other Listings

Discovery Garden

1501 North Juniata Street, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648. 814-695-7543. A Garden comprised of five theme gardens. Fee.

Longwood Gardens

U.S. Rte. 1, P.O. Box 501, Kennett Square, PA 19348. 610-388-1000. 1,050 acres of gardens, woodlands, and meadows. Fee.

Marywood University Arboretum

2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509. 570-961-4788. 42 species and 103 varieties of trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, perennial, biennial, and annual blooms. Free.

Pennsylvania Hospital Gardens

800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. 215-829-3370. Located on the hospital's 8th Street campus, the gardens feature a statue of William Penn, an original cornerstone inscribed by Benjamin Franklin, and a Physic Garden. Tours teach youth about the history of herbal medicine and its contributions to science and society. Cost: Free/Donation.