About Awbury

Our Mission

The mission of the Awbury Arboretum association is to preserve and interpret Awbury’s historic house and landscape, thereby connecting an urban community with nature and history.

The Awbury Arboretum Association carries out the mission and vision of its founders today through:


  • Welcoming visitors with free admission and access to the grounds 365 days a year.
  • Engaging friends and neighbors through educational programs and events.
  • Partnering with local educational organizations to utilize Awbury’s landscape and historic house as an active community learning center and context for place-based education.
  • Building connections with community partners to steward and interpret Awbury’s 56-acre historical landscape and house.
Children's Programs at Awbury Arboretum
Children's Programs at Awbury Arboretum

Consider supporting Awbury’s mission! Check our events calendar to see if there are any upcoming volunteer opportunities or consider giving today!

Awbury Stands in Solidarity

Awbury Arboretum’s Board and staff wish to express our solidarity with the Black community and the efforts to end anti-Black violence, oppression, and injustice.

The Arboretum is free and open to our community and welcomes all to find respite in nature.

Black Lives Matter