Admission to the Arboretum is free. Donations are accepted.
Grounds are open every day year-round from sunrise to sunset.
Monday-Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm Our office is closed for all major holidays.
Main Phone Number: 515-795-3216
Executive Director: 515-795-3360
Gift Shop Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm
April 1st through October 31 – Weekend Hours
Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
November 1 through March 31 – Weekend Hours
The Gift shop is open during weekend special events (see calendar)
Check out our wide supply of gardening supplies, books, local artwork and seasonal décor. Our gift shop is a great place to find unique gifts for everyone on your list.