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Tyler Arboretum

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A Beautiful Place for Exploring

I have many happy childhood memories of visiting Tyler Arboretum, and I recently brought my husband... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gezi3
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Pennsylvania
lovely weekday visit

We visited Tyler Arboretum for the first time; it was on a Tuesday, mid-day. One small class-trip... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
JimM-NJ
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Mickleton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have many happy childhood memories of visiting Tyler Arboretum, and I recently brought my husband there for the first time. Being midday on a weekday, there were only a couple of other people there. We enjoyed an hour and a half walk all around...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We visited Tyler Arboretum for the first time; it was on a Tuesday, mid-day. One small class-trip group was leaving shortly after our arrival and there were more workers than guests. We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon there and plan to return, especially during the Spring....More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

This was my first visit to the Arboretum. Since it is an arboretum, there were not many flowering plants (visited in mid-August). Nice paved walking path, good signs on trees and for directions to various parts of garden. Seems to be a good place to...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We are members at Tyler and enjoy coming here with our kids, there is always so much to do. We love hiking and Tyler offers some terrific trails, our kids especially like the Blue Trail which has multiple water crossings and a point that intersects...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully maintained Arboretum with native and exotic plants. There are several walking trails as well as an event space.

Thank Min L
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Visit this quiet Delaware County pa garden paradise. Treehouses for the kids, a meadow maze, trails through woodlands and plantings. There are trails inside and outside the fenced areas ( get a map). One trail leads down to maiden rock at the nice creek/ river...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful setting to explore nature. Picnic tables available. Seniors price $13 for admission. Wear walking shoes. Paths marked.

Thank JoanDeMarco
Reviewed 16 April 2018

There are many varieties of magnolia trees, spring flowers and woodsy trails to explore at Tyler Arboretum. It is worth the entrance fee of $15 to spend a beautiful day in such beauty. There was a wedding taking place at the end of the day...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Had a memorial party in the barn. Beautiful interior and the staff was very friendly and helpful. Parking was plentiful and the staff put up signage directing people to the barn.

Thank 358sandyp
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We were checking out the Media area to potentially relocate and we found Tyler Arboretum. My boys 4 and 7 loved it here. They got to hunt for the giant bug sculptures, say hi to the weed eating goats and check out the caterpillars and...More

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JoanDeMarco
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Response from Perry P | Reviewed this property |
Seniors, for a $5 discount please call 610-566-9134, ext. 209
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lyntuckman
29 August 2017|
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Response from Ellen753 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the paths are paved, some are grassy. I, too, have difficulty walking having been hit by a car a year ago and have a rod in my tibia and ligaments replaced in the other knee. I just went slowly and didn't have any... More
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lyntuckman
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Response from 400mandig | Reviewed this property |
For the most part, they are just off the pathway. There are a few that you would need to walk over grass fields to get closer to (like the giant praying mantis and daddy long legs). I hope this helps!
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