Plan Your Visit


To Awbury by public transportation:

By Regional Rail:  there is a pedestrian entrance to the Arboretum directly across from Washington Lane Station on SEPTA’s Chestnut Hill East Line. From there, you can enjoy the pond and meadow, follow Station Road towards the Cope House and AdventureWoods, or cross Washington Lane to visit The Farm.  Click here to see a walking map of the grounds.

By Bus:  SEPTA bus routes 18 and 26 stop on Chew Ave. and the XH bus stops on Washington Lane.

Download Public Transportation SEPTA Maps


To the Cope House (1 Awbury Rd), by car:

The main entrance to the Arboretum is located on Chew Ave. between Washington Lane and Haines Street.  Turn into the Arboretum, bear left at the fork, and drive to the Cope House at the top of the driveway.  The Cope House parking lot is located behind the house.  (Please note: if you are visiting and find that there’s a private function at the Cope House, we welcome you to enjoy the many other areas of the Arboretum, and ample street parking is available on Chew Ave., Washington Lane, and Ardleigh St.)


To the Farm at Awbury and Education Center (6336 Ardleigh St), by car:

Entrances to the Farm at Awbury are on Ardleigh Street and Washington Lane; we ask that- with the exception of handicap visitors- guests park on the street and walk in.

Click here for a map of the Farm at Awbury’s entrances.



To AdventureWoods (6060 Ardleigh St), by car:

AdventureWoods is located in the Secret Garden.  Please park on Ardleigh St and walk into the Arboretum, across from the Awbury Recreation Center/Awbury Park.

Click here for a map to the AdventureWoods entrance.