Plan Your Visit

Arboretum and Botanical Garden at Cal State Fullerton is a plant museum for people of all ages to learn about plants from around the world. 

By keeping the following in mind when you visit, you contribute to the preservation of the plant collections and natural habitats at the Arboretum. You can download a map to familiarize yourself with the amenities & landmarks.


  • Consider making a donation of $5 per person.
  • Learn about plants, trees and their native habitats.
  • Observe wildlife.
  • Take nature photography pictures for personal (non-commercial*) use.
  • Stay on the pathways and lawns.
  • Supervise young children.

Please no:

  • Collecting plants, flowers, fruits, seeds or animals
  • Smoking or Alcohol
  • Animals of any type including emotional support animals (Service Dogs excluded)
  • Bicycles, skateboards or sporting activities
  • Picnics
  • Feeding wildlife
  • Tree/rock climbing
  • Wading in the ponds or streams
  • Releasing animals (including fish)
  • Fishing

Adhere to hourly parking signage enforced by CSUF Parking and Transportation Services

*Commercial or posed photography by permit only

Activities to Try

There are many ways to relax and practice mindfulness at the Arboretum. Here are some activities designed by CSUF students that you can try during your next visit!

Mindfulness Scavenger Hunt

Arboretum Mindfulness

Gratitude Jar

Meditation with the Senses

Counting Your Blessings and Branches


Sketch Your Stress Away

Memories Referencing Nature

Study Abroad advisor meeting with student


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