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Edith J. Carrier Arboretum

11 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Jennifer
Jennifer
May 7, 2021
Located on James Madison University campus, this beautiful arboretum is perfect for a relaxing stroll.
Sandra
Sandra
December 17, 2020
We highly recommend taking a walk in the arboretum and admiring the vegetation. This arboretum is maintained by James Madison University and always boasts of gorgeous landscaping. Their small pond has ducks, turtles, and lots of pretty fish. Great place to take the kids or go on a walk with your…
Clay
Clay
October 5, 2020
Nice, relaxing walk around the pond and through the trees, with beautiful flowers, plants, ducks, and turtles!
Michelle
Michelle
April 30, 2020
Absolutely wonderful walk through nature with plants/flowers labeled for your edification and sweet pond.
Missy
Missy
September 13, 2019
A lovely year-round walking experience on the James Madison University campus. Amus lots of easy walking trails, there's tiny indoor visitor center. On a beautiful spring or fall day, parking can be a challenge in one of three lots, all off of University Drive.

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Location
780 University Boulevard
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807
Phone+1 540-568-3194
Websitejmu.edu