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Tyler Arboretum

515 Painter Rd, Media, PA 19063-4424
+1 610-566-9134
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Great for families!

Great way to appreciate nature! Cute treehouses and features for children to explore. We went in... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
Charleston, South Carolina
via mobile
Beautiful, peaceful place

So many trails to choose from, all well-marked. Can also pick up a map in the visitor center. Lots... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Sandy S
Media, Pennsylvania
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515 Painter Rd, Media, PA 19063-4424
+1 610-566-9134
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great way to appreciate nature! Cute treehouses and features for children to explore. We went in the fall and many of the flowering plants were dying but great fall foliage. Not overly crowded. Very relaxing and peaceful to stroll around. There was only 2 bathroom...More

Thank HMCola
Reviewed 17 October 2016

So many trails to choose from, all well-marked. Can also pick up a map in the visitor center. Lots of shade and things to do for the kids--imaginative treehouses, summer camps, weekday outings and activities. They also have an annual plant sale that is wonderful.

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 5 October 2016

My teenage daughter and toddler son had a great day here! We couldn't have asked for better weather. The staff were very friendly when we checked in. The grounds were breathtaking! I only wish I had more time to explore, but sadly we live in...More

Thank luvzbeach
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoy taking our 2 year old to this arboretum. He can safely run around, explore the tree houses, and visit the goats.

1  Thank ourfamilystravels14
Reviewed 3 September 2016

If Longwood Gardens is for adults then Tyler Arboretum is definitely for kids. Longwood is too huge for little kids but you can do just about everything at Tyler Arboretum and still make the relatively short walk back to the car if a tantrum erupts....More

2  Thank SandCrawler
Reviewed 23 August 2016

As a former Widener University employee of more than 16 years, I was anxious to see this new expansion for the University. Although the arboretum was developed in 1931 as a memorial to the wife of a Pennsylvania attorney, it has now become part of...More

Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed 12 August 2016

A group of us consisting of 4 families with kids from age 2-13 years old had a great time visiting the Arboretum. Although it was hot (it was our fault for picking the middle of the day on a hot August day to go), the...More

Thank SSOflorida
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We spent several hours hiking three of the 6 hiking trails. It was lovely and we had a great time - there is so much to see and do there for families and friends. We loved th Butterfly house and the little treehouses and structures...More

Thank Beth_McD05
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I come here with my daughter at least once a week just to get some fresh outdoor time. There's always fun events and very nice stuff to help. We love this place!

Thank SMushrush
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Not too far west of Philadelphia, you will find the Tyler Arboretum which has something for everyone. It is a little out of the way but worth the trip. After paying our admission, we began our stroll through the Arboretum. It was a Monday in...More

Thank NJTravellingfool
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