Edith J. Carrier Arboretum
7 locals recommend
780 University Boulevard
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Sunday 8:00 AM
Tips from locals
A lovely year-round walking experience on the James Madison University campus. There's a small indoor visitor center. On a beautiful spring or fall day, parking can be a challenge in the too-small lot that has a one-lane in/out route.
HARRISONBURG - near JMU. A lovely manicured park with a duck pond, walking trails and flowers blooming until frost! Beautiful spot for a picnic.
Grounds open free to the public, dawn to dusk, 365 days a year. The Edith J. Carrier Arboretum, a woodland sanctuary on the James Madison University campus, is a public urban garden and forested greenspace that preserves native plant species, provides opportunities for research, and promotes…