• United States National Arboretum - Washington, D.C.

      Roadtrip Attraction
      The National Arboretum, situated on the northeast side of Washington, DC, comprises 446 acres of trees, shrubs, flowers trees and other plants, from perennials to herbs to bamboo to ferns to bonsai.

      Photo by Photo by iStockPhoto.com (c) Skipper Warson

      If you go:
      With nearly 10 miles of roads and pathways winding through the park, it's easy to explore the horticultural treasures by car, foot or bicycle. And admission is free. The grounds are open every day except December 25th. Admission is free.


      3501 New York Avenue, NE
      Washington, D.C. 20002-1958 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      +1 (202) 245-2726

      +1 (202) 245-4575

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      1. Mark Sedenquist's Avatar
        Mark Sedenquist -
        I've seen these columns with snow all about them -- that's a very cool scene!