Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Frelinghuysen Arboretum

The Frelinghuysen Mansion - Photo by Daniel Chazin The Frelinghuysen Mansion - Photo by Daniel Chazin
40.80287, -74.453243

A former estate, now a county park, the arboretum has nature trails and is known for its rose garden and other floral displays. 

What is now known as the Frelinghuysen Arboretum was once the summer estate of George Griswold Frelinghuysen and his wife Sara Ballantine Frelinghuysen. Designed by a prominent firm of architects, it was built in 1891 in the style of an English country estate, and the estate was planted with many trees and shrubs considered essential to an English-style landscape. The mansion and grounds were...

Park Acreage:

127.48 acres

Municipality:

Morris Township

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Contact Information

Web Link:

Morris County Park Commission

Phone:

(973) 326-7600

Fees:

None

Dogs in park:

No dogs

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