The Widener Visitor Center, a historic stone carriage house, is available for indoor rentals and a wonderful selection of outdoor settings are also available among our 92-acre garden oasis.
Weddings, receptions, showers, and birthdays and corporate parties are just a few of the social events that take place here. Morris Arboretum is also the perfect place to escape Center City for a business meeting or retreat, without having to leave the city itself.
Imagine saying "I do" among the towering trees and lovely vistas of our 92 acres.
Impress your guests with a memorable gathering at one of the most beautiful settings in Philadelphia.
Enjoy flexible room layouts and rustic ambience in our historic stone carriage house.
For a limited time, book three meetings at once and receive at 20% discount.
Non-profit organizations receive 10% off rental rates.
For more information about these specials or to book, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
A tree is down blocking our main path between Out on a Limb and the Rose Garden. Guests must use the path behind the Visitor Center to access the Arboretum. This path is steep and may be difficult for guests with wheelchairs or strollers.
Our system is having an issue recognizing memberships at this time. We are working as quickly as possible to resolve the issue.
All guests, including members, are required to reserve advance tickets for admission. Parking is included with your advance ticket.
Guests are not required to wear face coverings outdoors, but face coverings must always be worn indoors.
Unfortunately, Out on a Limb will be closed on Wednesday, January 29th through Friday, January 31, 2020 due to scheduled maintenance.
The Garden Railway will not be operational from 2:00 PM Friday (July 19) through the weekend (July 20-21). The trains will open for normal operation on Monday, July 22nd. Our Train Master reported that the trains will not operate in the excessive heat, citing electrical, track and rolling stock failures.
The Arboretum is open as usual. Click here for hours.
Garden Railway trains are not running Saturday, September 8th and Sunday, September 9th due to inclement weather.
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.