The Arboretum

The main grounds of the Arboretum are free and open daily dawn until dusk. Contributions are always welcome and appreciated. You can donate in the Visitor Center, at the donation tube near the parking lot or online by clicking here.

Dorotha Smith Oatts Visitor Center

mid-March – October*:
Monday through Friday – 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Sunday 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

November - mid-March*:

Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

*check the homepage for up-to-date Visitor Center hours.

The Kentucky Children's Garden

The Kentucky Children's Garden has seasonal hours which typically run mid-march through the end of October. CLICK HERE for more information about the Kentucky Chldren's Garden.