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Palomar College Arboretum

Friends of the Palomar College Arboretum

A botanical garden where you can enjoy nature.

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Free Admission to our Arboretum.

Open to the public!
1140 West Mission Road
San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 744-1150 x2133

The Edwin and Frances Hunter Arboretum will be opening to the public on Monday, August 16, 2021.
We will list updates if any changes are made for visiting the campus arboretum

Arboretum Wins Two Awards – Project of the Year 2021. Click Here
Interesting plants at Palomar College on the Wayne’s Word website. Click Here
See video and article about the founders of the Arboretum. Click Here
Read the Palomar News article: Click Here
San Diego Union Tribune article: Click Here
Palomar College Arboretum was renamed Edwin and Frances Hunter Arboretum at Palomar College. Click Here for more information.

Listing Gardens Themes Currently On San Marcos Campus