Nature

NatureScaping: A Mindfulness Outdoor Experience

NatureScaping – A Mindfulness Outdoor ExperienceSATURDAY, October 30, 20212:00PM – 5:00PMGateways to Brilliance – Healing Places and Spiritual Spaces Event

  • 10/30/2021

Scarecrows in the Gardens

The popular Scarecrows are back and ready to add a festive note to the Arboretum’s autumn displays. Check out the

  • 10/25/2021

Rare Bookroom Tour

Join Minnesota Landscape Arboretum for special access to tree-themed tours of the Andersen Horticultural Library. Meet Author, Stan Tekiela and

  • 08/26/2021

Arboretum – Nature: Wild and Wonderful

Join the pack and mix an outdoor visit with an unexpected indoor gallery exhibit. Four renowned artists – Jackson Dainty,

  • 07/27/2021
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The Wisdom of Nature

In her poignant memoir “Watershed”, Ranea Lenor Hanson points out that Minnesota is an apex whose rivers flow north to Hudson Bay, east through the Great Lakes, and south to the Gulf of Mexico. I rather enjoy the concept of our state being central to three directions. For me, it is a reminder that wherever you are in our state, there are three places you can flow.

  • 06/25/2021
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Why Do You Connect with Nature?

Imagine you are on that departing spaceship. Will you suddenly panic at the loss of that smell that comes before rain?

  • 06/25/2021
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Storying the Mississippi

Introduction written by Kristy Ornelas For the majority of my life, the faces I saw recreating and educating on the

  • 06/25/2021
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Healing Trauma: Minnesota Black Land Trust

Why the land? Because Mother Earth can hold it.

  • 06/25/2021

Flora and Fauna: Life at the Arboretum

Images of our beloved MN Landscape Arboretum have never been more important to share. For this reason, it is with

  • 03/01/2021

Winter Lights 2020: Winter in Bloom

The Arboretum’s popular outdoor walking tour of Winter Lights returns with thrilling new light displays, including a new 22 foot

  • 11/19/2020

Artists Rx: Responses during Covid-19

Even while isolating at home, many artists did not stop creating. The art in this exhibit – many rooted in

  • 10/23/2020
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Opening the Door to Wilderness

Why are the terms “explore,” “conquer,” and “discover” so prevalent when we talk about the outdoors? These terms are callbacks to colonialism and the so-called Age of Discovery.

  • 09/22/2020