The Arboretum at Penn State

Group Visitor Inquiry

Planning a visit or activity in The Arboretum at Penn State? Many of your questions may be answered (including how to schedule a tour) by reading the following policies:

Group Visit Policy
Docent-Led Tour Policy

We ask that those contemplating an organized, group visit to the Arboretum provide us with certain information as requested below, under the most appropriate category of visit. Even if you have no need of assistance from our staff, this information is required to minimize conflicts and make your visit as enjoyable and productive as possible.

While visiting the Arboretum, you and members of your group are required to abide by all posted signage related to COVID-19. Requirements include, but are not limited to:

  • Any group member feeling sick or displaying symptoms of COVID-19 should not visit the Arboretum.
  • All group members must wear masks at all times.
  • All group members must maintain a safe distance (6 feet or more) between themselves and other Arboretum visitors.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are interested in renting a space to hold an event or gathering, taking commercial photos, recording a video, or conducting a research activity, please click on the appropriate link(s) below: