Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum is closed today, September 2nd, due to flooding.

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Scarecrow Walk with Morris Arboretum

14th Annual

Scarecrow Walk

October 2nd through October 31st, 2021

Morris Arboretum’s Scarecrow Walk is back for its 14th year, and in recognition of those who show courage and care when faced with fright, this year's theme is Heroes. Scarecrows have been designed in honor of beloved superhero characters, essential workers, and best friends—heroes come in all forms!

And the winners are...

1st Place

Miss Scarlyn Crow by Troop 71620

2nd Place

Officer Mary Jane by “Honorarium of Mary Jane Wilfong”

3rd Place

Pandemic Mom by Roxy Y Moms

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Alerts & Updates

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The Garden Railway will not run in the rain. If the rain subsides it will start running around noon today, October 10th.

The Arboretum is open as usual. Click here for hours.

Please note: The Rose Garden is closed for maintenance every Thursday morning until noon.

Weather conditions may limit garden access to certain features even if the garden is open – please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitors’ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.