Our grounds are open

7a-dusk

[ There’s no admission fee ]


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A Growing Philosophy

A part of the Dubuque community since 1980, the 56-acre Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens features more than 60 different types of gardens.

All volunteer-created and all volunteer-maintained, its grounds continue to grow and expand year after year.


Experience the

Dubuque Arboretum

& Botanical Gardens

GARDENS + ATTRACTIONS

THE GARDENS

MORE THAN

60 DIFFERENT TYPES OF GARDENS


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Photo Credit: CLARAfied Images

THE WEDDINGS

GARDEN CEREMONIES

+ RECEPTIONS

02.

THE ART

STATUARY



02.

THE ARBORETUM

TREES + CONIFER COLLECTIONS



02.

THE MUSIC

MUSIC IN THE GARDENS

FREE OUTDOOR CONCERTS


WHAT THEY’RE SAYING

“Beautiful location with lots of things to do. Walking trails, bike trails, koi pond, garden, playground, and more. My kids loved playing at the park and then getting fish food to feed the fish.”

Google Review

WHAT THEY’RE SAYING

“We love your arboretum and gardens … our first stop when we come to Dubuque, Iowa!”

Sharon Parcel / Riceville, Iowa

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BE OUR GUEST

there’s no admission fee

PARK GROUNDS

open 7a to dusk | daily

LOCATION: 3800 Arboretum Drive | Dubuque, IA 52001

PHONE: 563.556.2100

HOURS (Visitor Center + Gift Shop + Office)

IN SEASON (May-Oct)

  • VISITOR CENTER + GIFT SHOP: 9a-5p (Mon-Sa) | 10a-5p (Sun)
  • OFFICE: 9a-5p (Mon-Fri)

PEAK SEASON (Jun-Aug)

  • VISITOR CENTER + GIFT SHOP: 9a-5p (Mon-Sat) | 10a-8p (Sun)

OFF SEASON (Nov-Apr)

  • VISITOR CENTER + GIFT SHOP: Closed
  • OFFICE: 10a-3p (Tue-Wed-Thu)