The DeGolyer House will be closed April 18th-25th and will reopen on the 26th for Artscape.

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Boy Scouts

Boy Scouts

Make plans for your next Scout program at Dallas Arboretum. Many badges can be completed in our gardens by leaders or Arboretum educators.

Boy Scout Overnights

Ready for an Overnight with your den or pack? Scouts can participate in the popular Arboretum Overnight activities or leaders can work with our staff to choose appropriate badges to complete. Overnights are held in the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden with morning access to the Main Garden from 6pm-9am.

For more information, visit the Arboretum Overnight page.

Self-guided Scout Groups

Self-guided trips are the perfect way to complete or start many of the Scout badges!

Many groups find our 66 acres are a great place for the following badges:
Lions: Ready, Set, Grow
Tigers: My Tiger Jungle and Tigers in the Wild
Wolves: Grow Something
Bears: Fur, Feathers, and Ferns

Scouts/siblings (over 2 years of age): $8 per person
 $10 per person
Parking: $15 discounted parking ($9 discounted parking is available online
in advance)
A minimum of 10 tickets must be purchased to receive this rate.

Includes Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden access, too!

To make a reservation and secure these rates, email at least two weeks prior to your desired visit date. Please include your troop number when submitting a request.

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