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Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania

Map100 E. Northwestern Ave.
Phila., PA 19118
215-247-5777
    Categories:
  • Fall Fun
  • Holiday
  • Nature

Description:

This University of Pennsylvania arboretum features more than 2,500 types of growing plants, including the attraction Out on a Limb, which takes you into the treetops at 50 ft. above ground, and the Garden Railway, a miniature railroad & town built from natural materials. The Arboretum hosts year-round programs for families & kids.

KIDBIT: Pick up a map when you visit or download one from the website to plan your trip.

Accessibility Details

Verbal description tours are available for those who are visually impaired. Golf-cart tours for people with physical disabilities are available; a reservation two weeks in advance is recommended.

Cost Cutter

$2 admission for ACCESS cardholders. - FREE admission as part of the museum pass program at select New Jersey libraries

Additional Information:

County: PA - Philadelphia
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 0 Early Ed / Preschool
0 Kindergarten
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Fall Fun: Fall Festivals
Fall Foliage/Garden Displays
Parties: no
Free/Discounted Museum Days: Delaware County Library Museum Pass Program
Library Museum Pass Program

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