Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Emergent Tower To Open April 1 Learn More

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Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Emergent Tower To Open April 1 Learn More

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, which is making a positive impact in the region through urban greening and forestry initiatives, environmental research, educational programs, and world-class visitor experiences to its two campuses

Spring Hikes and Pancake Breakfast

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Phys-Fest 2 | July 15 – 19

The Arboretum will host a plant eco-physiologist training program focusing on canopy research and promoting collaboration, interactions and networking among those in the field. Click here to learn more.

Summer Camps

Adventures abound at Holden Forests & Gardens’ nature-based summer camps, available for children in kindergarten through high school at two campuses: Cleveland Botanical Garden and the Holden Arboretum.

Get Outdoors and Take Your Vitamin N: Lecture with Richard Louv | May 4

Richard Louv, bestselling author of Last Child in the Woods: The Nature-Deficit Disorder and Vitamin N: A Practical Guide for Creating a Nature-Rich Life, offers his insights on the importance of nature in the lives of the young and old. This lecture will be held at the Cleveland Botanical Garden.

Cleveland International Film Festival | Mountain Miracle

We’re excited to be a community partner at this year’s Cleveland International Flim Festival. This year, we are supporting the German film, Mountain Miracle, which will be shown on April 5, April 6 and April 8. You can get $2 off the regular ticket price with the code HOLDEN at the box office, by calling 877.304.FILM or online at See you at the movies!

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Winter Activities at the Arboretum

Don’t let snow and cold weather keep you from enjoying the great outdoors. Winter is a great time to explore the Arboretum. Come out for a winter hike, a snowshoe adventure or cross-country skiing.

Spring Hikes and Pancakes | April 6 – 8

Kick off the spring season with Holden’s sweetest traditions. Tickets are now on sale for the Arboretum’s annual Members Pancake Supper on Friday, April 6  and Pancake Breakfast on April 7 & 8.

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Haiku at Holden

Holden Forests & Gardens and the Haiku Society of America are working together to create a haiku trail, featuring the work of poets from around the world. Help us celebrate this new exhibit by creating your own Arboretum-inspired haiku and entering it for display at Corning Visitor Center.

Green Corps Youth Jobs

Applications are now being accepted for students interested in working on Holden Forests & Gardens Green Corps urban farms this summer. Learn agriculture, customer service, sales and outreach sales while earning a salary. Download an application. 

What’s in Bloom

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