Apply now through February 10 for the Isabella Welles Hunnewell Internship Program, and explore collections management this summer at the Arnold Arboretum.
November 30, 2016 Arnold Arboretum
The leafless months provide an opportunity to fully appreciate the branching patterns of trees.
Introducing young teachers to the outdoor classroom
November 22, 2016 Children's Programs
Each fall and spring the Arboretum hosts Early Education majors from Boston University School of Education. Coming with their professor, Dr. Nermeen Dashoush, these students may find the woods as novel as a first grader would.
Shadows and highlights in the Arboretum
November 19, 2016 Ned Friedman, Director of the Arnold Arboretum
This week has offered spectacular blue skies to witness fall colors interacting with the low angle of the sun in the mornings and late afternoons.
Free things to do in Boston: The Arnold Arboretum
November 10, 2016 WBUR
A beautiful and free landscape to explore in fall or any time of the year, the Arnold Arboretum is also an important botanical collection and research institution where Harvard University has collected, preserved, and studied representatives of temperate biodiversity since the late 1800s.
Boston educators go birding
November 7, 2016 Arnold Arboretum
Boston area educators learned the basics of bird identification on an Arboretum bird walk and participated in activities spotlighting the many ways teachers can bring science alive in the outdoors.
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The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is largely self-financed, funding its programs in botanical research, education, and horticulture through a private endowment built and maintained by past and present philanthropy.