Muscatine Arboretum

Picture by William Clove, June 2020

The Muscatine Arboretum can be described as a “living tree museum”. This 13-acre feature in Discovery Park showcases a variety of native and ornamental trees and shrubs. The arboretum also offers demonstration gardens with hostas and ornamental grasses. In addition it surrounds a reconstructed prairie wetland. 

Located within Discovery Park in Muscatine Iowa

Open daily from 6 am to 10:30 pm

Thank you for your patience, our new website is currently under construction. Please, check back soon for more information. 

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Picture by Fred Mertz, Oct 2016

What's New


Tree ID Data Base

You may have noticed silver tags on some of the trees. Find the matching number for species and extra information in this data base. QR codes will be posted soon at the arboretum to link the database.

 (New trees added daily)