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The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

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Rediscovered Beauty ....

A beautiful park to visit, it was nice to come back and rediscover it .... It is well maintained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wenovo
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Morris County, New Jersey
Our organization, The Mid Atlantic Horticultural Therapy Network, held our annual board of directors meeting there.

The property is beautiful. We were lucky enough to arrive at full fall leaf beauty. There were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mandyswope
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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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This 127-acre preserve, which surrounds a historic Colonial-Revival mansion and its formal gardens, offers self-guided nature trails with all trees and shrubs labeled as reference.
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353 E Hanover Ave, Morris Township, Morristown, NJ 07960-4077
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 December 2002

Frelinghuysen Arboretum is the beautiful arboretum in Morristown, NJ. We've picniced on the large lawn, walked the trail, visited the gardens and toured the gift shop all with small children in tow. It is a calm place to get inspired to work in your own...More

7  Thank Cosmopolitan30547
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Of all places that you think would be welcoming to dogs was not. On a gorgeous sunny day looking forward to shopping for plants for the garden with my lovely little dog who was happy to be around the lovely surroundings we were quickly turned...More

4  Thank Deb R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful park to visit, it was nice to come back and rediscover it .... It is well maintained and a pleasure to walk through. Really beautiful on the first day in November on a sunny afternoon. Several families with children and hired photographers were...More

Thank Wenovo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property is beautiful. We were lucky enough to arrive at full fall leaf beauty. There were may families roaming the property and the roses were still blooming away.

Thank mandyswope
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A must visit oasis. I frequently stop here for a quiet hour of reflection walking amongst the beautiful gardens that change with the seasons. Walking trails of various levels. Braille paths, an educational center, the list goes on. I was disappointed that the little café...More

Thank Cris G
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Gorgeous gardens, designed to catch the eye and allow for relaxation. A bit of romance as well, and the scavenger hunt photo frames were fun!

Thank gypsrselee
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Frelinghuysen Arboretum is a pleasant place for a stroll through beautiful grounds with many specimen trees, as well. The "mansion" houses special events, activities, and plant sales throughout the year. My very favorite special event is the Gingerbread Wonderland in December. It runs a week...More

Thank LoveMyBritRoots
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I am lucky I live close enough to visit this place often. If you are a nature lover this place is for you! Acres of beautifully manicured land and gardens. Every time I visit I want to run to the garden store and buy 100...More

Thank da277
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Beautifully maintained gardens. It was voided of people so the beauty of the gardens and the silence created a very romantic atmosphere.

Thank Dee E
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is a wonderful garden. This land was a gift to Morris County. It is taken care of so lovingly. There are trails to walk on that wouldn't accommodate someone with mobility issues - but there are plenty of educational spaces to visit inside the...More

1  Thank DetectiveofTravel
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Nice place to walk around, has gardens and displays. They have events several times a year. Plant sales and crafts at Christmas.

Thank jwhaightiii
Reviewed 9 July 2018

An oasis and plants paradise in the middle of Morris County, NJ! Great place to picnic, relax and take in some clean air!

Thank Girija S
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