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Fullerton Arboretum

1900 Associated Rd, Fullerton, CA 92831-1659
+1 657-278-4681
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An unexpected oasis midst of suburban sprawl.

The Fullerton Arboretum is located at the north end of the CSU Fullerton campus. Parking is... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Fullerton, California
Hidden gem

Nice little garden nestled on the north side of CSUF. It has a lot of different plants and trees... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Paul S
Fullerton, California
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26 acres of beautiful gardens, the Fullerton Arboretum offers plant and produce sales four days a week, weekly cooking, fitness, and botany classes; and more!
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  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
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1900 Associated Rd, Fullerton, CA 92831-1659
+1 657-278-4681
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The Fullerton Arboretum is located at the north end of the CSU Fullerton campus. Parking is plentiful and free in a dirt lot adjacent to some athletic fields. Entrance is free, although a donation is suggested. If you don't put a few dollars into the...More

1  Thank venckman2017
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Nice little garden nestled on the north side of CSUF. It has a lot of different plants and trees including tropical varieties so sometimes it feels like you're in a different place when walking around. Went there when the corpse plant they had was blooming....More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wonderful place for the whole family. A great place to learn and view so many plants and all things that grow in the ground.

Thank TrueTrust
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very quiet peaceful & immaculately clean park, lots of little spots to sit and chill out and enjoy the birds and flowers.

Thank tripii
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A group of friends strolled around the Arboretum before and after lunch. It is connected to the university campus, so there were plenty of students studying or walking. There were also quite a few stroller Moms! It isn't as well kept up as major gardens--mainly...More

Thank malbers2016
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a little gem oasis in the middle of the Orange County desert. Strolling around the beautiful grounds not only lowers your blood pressure and lifts your spirits, but it also offers a wealth of input for considering making your yard/garden more compatible with...More

Thank WalterCr
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We enjoyed walking through the arboretum. It had a variety of plants, and we especially enjoyed the cacti and other desert plants. Plenty of benches in the shade to rest up on. Warning: it has limited hours, so don't plan on an early morning walk...More

Thank JerseyShoreGma
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Very nice to just stroll around and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Not crowded and lots of shade if its a sunny day.

Thank jdweber4
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This place is a must!! I love going here to picnic. Wonderful place to relax with family and friends.

Thank mrs L
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Nestled right inside Cal State Fullerton. A great place to visit with young children as it is never crowded and small with lots of shade. There is a lake and you can see fish and turtles which young children will also enjoy.

Thank EllenOnVacation
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21 November 2016|
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Response from TNHo | Reviewed this property |
There is no age limit, and there is no official admission. At the entrance is a donation box.
30 March 2015|
Response from Kind67 |
It's free but there is a suggested donation of 5 dollars according to the official website.