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The United States National Arboretum

Park

3501 New York Ave NE
@ Bladensburg Rd
Washington, DC 20002

Operated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, this park is a living classroom. Planted with trees and acres of flowering plants, and home to the National Bonsai Museum as well as the original columns from the U.S. Capitol, the Arboretum is an idyllic picnic spot. Register in advance for special classes and events like moonlight hikes along the river. 


Hours of Operation:

Daily, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Driving Directions:
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