8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Arboretum in the News

Arboretum in the News

The 66-acre Dallas Arboretum is one of the world’s premier gardens, and certainly one of the most colorful. Local residents have deemed this urban oasis to be the crowning jewel of Dallas. As one of the city’s top attractions, the Arboretum garners repeat visits from members, local visitors and out-of-town guests. Many praise the Garden for its beautiful vistas, colorful display gardens, and groves of pecan trees, magnolias, crape myrtles, cherry trees and azaleas.


2020 Texas Society of Architects Design Award: Charlotte and Donald Test Pavilion at A Tasteful Place

2019 Texas American Society of Landscape Architects Honor Award: A Tasteful Place at the Dallas Arboretum, by SWA Dallas

Press Coverage






See What People Have to Say

I’ve been to many, many botanical gardens in the world, and I think yours is one of the most beautiful and colorful that I’ve seen. It’s extraordinary. The enjoyment that it engenders in so many people is quite amazing.

– Martha Stewart
Spend an hour or two here to escape the noise and traffic of the city, walk nature trails, admire sculpture, and recline in soft, manicured grass. -Fodor’s Travel”
I’ve been all over the world, and the Dallas Arboretum is one of the most extraordinary experiences in my life. I cannot wait to come back! -Ali McGraw, actress”
Perhaps we in Dallas toss around the phrase ‘world class’ too liberally. But in the case of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, it happens to be appropriate. -Bob Miller, Dallas Morning News”
I have been all over the nation, and the Dallas Arboretum is, by far, the most beautiful garden I have ever seen. -Charles Osgood, CBS Radio Network”
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are so beautiful! We’d spend all day here if we could! -nct127, K-Pop Band on the Billboard 200 chart”
I cannot tell you how wonderful the entire experience was for our team and our clients! I can’t thank you and your team enough for support us in creating such a memorable moment for our clients during these times. -Christian Dior Couture”