Graver Arboretum

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United States of America - Pennsylvania - Allentown

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BGCI Member: No

About the Graver Arboretum

The Lee and Virginia Graver Arboretum of Muhlenberg College, located in Bushkill Township, north of Bath, Pennsylvania, is used as an outdoor classroom by the biology and other science departments.

The arboretum serves the educational mission of the college by providing an outdoor space for course activities. Field experiences at the arboretum take students out of the classroom into an environment where they can ask questions, conduct field research and experience beauty and wonder. Others enjoy the arboretum by hiking through the inviting trails or by finding a quiet place to relax and reflect.

Visitors Are Welcome! The arboretum is open seven days a week during daylight hours. The trails may be closed during severe weather and are not maintained in the winter.

Main Address:
Graver Arboretum
Muhlenberg College, c/o Development Office
2400 Chew Street
Pennsylvania 18104 United States of America

Telephone: (610) 759-3132
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Marjorie H. Lauer, Administrative Manager
    Curator's Name: Kenneth Lauer, Grounds Manager
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 40.5966480
    Longitude: -75.5087180
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes