No matter what time of the year you visit, the natural world is waiting for you at the Holden Arboretum. Explore the gardens and natural areas on your own or let one of our expert guides show you the way. The Warren H. Corning Visitor Center is located at 9550 Sperry Road, Kirtland, Ohio, 44094. Get directions

Visitor Advisory: Sperry Road Repaving Project

As part of ongoing improvements, we will be repaving the section of Sperry Road that runs through the Arboretum. Work will start on Thursday, Aug. 30 and continue through the week of Sept. 17. The road will remain open to traffic during the project, but may be limited to one lane at times. Visitors should anticipate possible delays and plan accordingly.


Daily: 9am – 5pm
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
Open from 9am-noon on Dec. 31


Adults $12
Youth (3-12) $8
Children 2 and under Free
Members Free

Seniors: Half-price admission each Tuesday

Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Emergent Tower Tickets

Open April 1 – Nov. 1
Adults: $4
Youth (3 – 12): $2
Children 2 and under: Free
Members: Free

Discounted Admission:

  • Active Duty Military and Veterans: Free admission to active military and veterans with ID and their immediate family consisting of one adult admission & two child admission (There is a fee for tickets to the Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Emergent Tower.)
  • $1 off discount college students with a valid student ID

Museums For All

Holden Forests & Gardens has joined the Museums For All program, which enables low-income families to visit either Holden Arboretum or Cleveland Botanical Garden for $1 per person with the presentation of an Electronic Benefits Transfer card. Discount is available to cardholders and their immediate family members purchasing tickets at the same time. Tickets for the Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Emergent Tower are not included in the admission price and prices for the structures are listed below.

Launched by the Association of Children’s Museums (AMC) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the program reflects our commitment to welcome all members of the community,  providing access to the positive mental and physical benefits immersion and nature-play can provide.

Smoking Policy

The Holden Arboretum is a smoke and vapor free facility, banning the use of tobacco products and e-cigarettes. Smoking will be permitted in the parking areas and in personal vehicles.