The Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Tower Are Open For The Season. Hours and Ticket Information

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The Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Tower Are Open For The Season. Hours and Ticket Information

The Holden Arboretum is an outdoor living museum on 3,600 acres that promotes the beauty and importance of trees and other woody plants. The grounds feature over 20 miles of trails that lead you through cultivated gardens and native forests. The Arboretum also features the Murch Canopy Walk, an elevated walkway 65 feet above the forest floor, and the Kalberer Family Emergent Tower, a wooden tower that rises 120 feet above the forest floor for breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.

The Holden Arboretum and Cleveland Botanical Garden make up Holden Forests & Gardens.

Gifts from the Heart of Nature

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Botanical Garden Glasshouse Renovations

The Eleanor Armstrong Smith Glasshouse will be closed from Tuesday, Oct. 17 through Friday, Nov. 17 for maintenance and improvements. During this time, tickets to the Botanical Garden will be half price and regularly scheduled Glasshouse activities will be held in the Elipse.

Tropical Rain Forests – Their Complexities and Their Tragic Demise

Join us at the Cleveland Botanical Garden as we kick off our 2017-18 Scientist Lecture Series on Oct. 19 with a talk by Tom Croat, the P.A. Schulze Curator of Botany Research at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Learn more about his research, which focuses on the philodendron family.

Holden Forests & Gardens Names Jill Koski New President and CEO

Jill Koski has been named the new President and CEO of Holden Forests & Gardens, which includes the Holden Arboretum and the Cleveland Botanical Garden. She comes to the organization from the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Illinois where she served as Vice President of Development.

Extended Season For Canopy Walk and Emergent Tower

The regular season for the Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Emergent Tower ends Nov. 1. However, the structures will open during the first three weekends in November – Nov. 4 & 5, 11 & 12, and 18 & 19 – from 10am-4pm with ticket sales ending at 3pm. The structures will then be closed for the winter and reopen April 1.

Holden Works with U. S. Forest Service on Ash Tree Project

Scientists at Holden are working with researchers from the U.S. Forest Service identify ash trees that are better able to defend themselves against emerald ash borer, an insect which has killed more than 25 million trees in 18 states since 2002.

Best Pet Friendly Attraction in Ohio

Travelling with your dog? The Arboretum was recently named Ohio’s Top Pet Friendly Attraction by Go Pet Friendly. Learn more about visiting the Arboretum with your canine companion on the Go Pet Friendly blog.

Tram Tours

Explore the central gardens with an experienced Holden guide Tuesdays through Sundays from May through October.

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