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Cylburn Arboretum

4915 Greenspring Ave, Baltimore, MD 21209-4698
+1 410-367-2217
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Oasis in the City.

I had heard of the arboretum. I was in the area so I took a look. It was a nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Peaceful, Serene Wilderness Experience

We stopped here as a family of five, with three boys ages 7,5 and 5. Our visit lasted 90 minutes... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
State College, Pennsylvania
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4915 Greenspring Ave, Baltimore, MD 21209-4698
+1 410-367-2217
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard of the arboretum. I was in the area so I took a look. It was a nice oasis in the city although there were a few spots that could use some tidying up. Some of the trails are not marked well either....More

Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We stopped here as a family of five, with three boys ages 7,5 and 5. Our visit lasted 90 minutes, and could have easily lasted another 90 minutes. We only left b/c my wife was getting cranky and wanted dinner. There is a nice little...More

2  Thank DadTired
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The grounds are peaceful, with the particular appeal of providing many resting spots/benches, as well as walking paths through the woods. It is not a big property, but I did see a plant or two that I did not recognize. This is a tucked away...More

2  Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The grounds were in pretty rough shape, and the mansion was just open, no lights on or anything. I thought there might be a brochure or something, but there wasn't. Everything opens at different hours too.

Thank wm H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The arboretum is a bit small, and not too exotic, you can take your time and still spend less then 1 hour which is good for small childrens attention. Ample parking. You can spend more time walking thru the park outside. Admision is a $5...More

Thank bert f
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My wife and I often go to Cylburn Arboretum just to walk around the grounds, view the many garden and/or stroll through the woods. This beautiful gardens are free and well worth taking a bit of time to check out. In the spring there is...More

2  Thank Copperman1
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This place is truly beautiful. A great place to go on a stroll or to just chill. Our family actually came here with a professional photographer and took family pictures. Puctures were stunning

1  Thank daniellatzvi
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I can't believe it took me over 10 years to find out about Cylburn Arboretum! I went hiking here yesterday for the first time and it was a wonderful experience! The hiking trails were well-marked, even with the leaves falling, and the scenery was beautiful....More

1  Thank TravelingBetsy_11
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Year round, Cylburn is a great place to get outdoors...quiet trails, diverse plants/trees make it enjoyable even when flowers aren't in bloom...when they are it's amazing!

Thank CT_Baltimore
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Friends of ours lost their daughter/sister\niece and chose to have the memorial service at Cylburn Arboretum. The room the service was held in faced the landscaped area and was comforting. Photos of the young woman were displayed on stands. An elevator was available to go...More

Thank Carole G
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Elizabeth R
27 September 2015|
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Response from zzyzzx | Reviewed this property |
The other 2 people already adequately answered this question. The only thing that I could add is that I did see people walking their dogs there. That and when I was in the building they mentioned that it's technically a... More
20 July 2015|
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Response from Elliott R | Reviewed this property |
I asked at the Visitor center. They poinyed out locations of picnic tables, but invited us to spread a blanket anywhere or sit pn the grass if we wished. The staff isn't stuffy, and they are helpful to inquirers.