The Tours

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We love giving tours to our guests young and old(er) and in between and showing off this beautiful place!

Tours are FREE for:

  • DABG members.
  • School groups.

Please call the office (563.556.2100) to book your tour.

For non-members and the general public: $2 per person.

Please book your tour below.

Availability. During our in-season months: May-October.

Duration. The duration of a tour can be from 45 to 90 minutes and can be customized depending on:

  1. How much time you have.
  2. How much time you would like to spend on a tour.
  3. What you would like to see.

During Peak Season. Due to higher demand, please allow additional time for scheduling your tour during our Peak Season:

  • Peak Season (June, July, August). Please plan to book your tour time at least a week in advance.
  • In-Season (May, Sept, Oct). Please plan to book your tour time 4-5 days in advance.

Photo credit: Travel Dubuque


"It has been a great experience and a pleasure volunteering as one of our Dubuque Arboretum tour guides. Guests are blown away with appreciation of what volunteers have dreamt, implemented, and hope to share for longevity."