Fees: 
$5 for adults, $2 for students ages 6 - 18, and free to children ages 5 and under.
Hours of Operation: 
Tuesday - Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm Sunday 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Adkins Arboretum

Purpose: 
Adkins Arboretum, a 400-acre native garden and preserve, promotes the conservation and restoration of the Chesapeake Bay region's landscapes. As a model for land management and ecological restoration, the Arboretum fosters community engagement and inspires the adoption of land stewardship practices for a healthier and more beautiful world.
Services Provided: 

This 400-acre preserve is located on the Tuckahoe Creek and includes portions of the region's most significant wetlands. Offers five miles of walks, education programs, art exhibits, lectures, special events, wedding rentals, workshops, garden tours, and native plant sales. Public amenities include a visitor's center with gift shop, library, and meeting room. Many volunteer opportunities available. Nature preschool gives free tuition to families living in Caroline County through a community grant.
Guided Nature Walks 1st Saturday of every month at 10:00am. Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Eve through December 31.

Street Address: 
12610 Eveland Rd.
Ridgely, MD 21660
Contact: 
Ginna Tiernan, Executive Director
410-634-2847 ext 0
FAX: 
410-634-2878
Contact: 
Jenny Houghton, Assistant Director