Polly Hill Arboretum

The former home of noted horticulturist Polly Hill, the 70-acre arboretum was established in 1998 as a not-for-profit center devoted to the cultivation and study of plants and preservation of the 70-acre property. Rare trees, shrubs and flowers from around the world are set among stone walls, meadows, and fields. Open to the public. 

809 State Road, West Tisbury, MA 02575

Phone

508-693-9426

Hours

Arboretum: Daily, sunrise to sunset | Visitors Center: 9:30 - 4 pm

Website

pollyhillarboretum.org

Town

West Tisbury

Upcoming Events

Drawing from Nature

Join artist and tree lover Lizzy Schule on PHA's campus for a series of nature drawing classes. Each class will cover a different theme in landscape drawing...

9/21 9am
Tree and Shrub Pruning

PHA Horticulturist/Arborist Ian Jochems will cover tree and shrub pruning techniques such as directional pruning, rejuvenation, and the three-cut method, as...

9/22 1pm
"Looking Together" Tour

Learn more about the Arboretum and its plant collections on guided walks led by knowledgeable staff and docents. These specialized tours are designed to...

9/25 2pm
Tree and Shrub Pruning

PHA Horticulturist/Arborist Ian Jochems will cover tree and shrub pruning techniques such as directional pruning, rejuvenation, and the three-cut method, as...

9/26 1pm
Landscape Watercolor Class

Join artist Lynn Hoeft for a series of watercolor classes focusing on the sights and scenes of Polly Hill Arboretum. This class will focus on landscape...

9/27 10am

Recent Events

Wild Edibles Walk

9/20/2018

Recent Activity

Paul Vince Danielovich

Paul Vince Danielovich left a positive review 7/15/2016

Informative tour

Les Schwab

Les Schwab left a review 9/3/2015

The instructor is encouraging and skilled. The course should be advertised as at the beginner level.

Polly Hill Arboretum

Polly Hill Arboretum posted a photo 3/18/2015

Polly Hill Arboretum

Polly Hill Arboretum posted a photo 3/18/2015

Polly Hill Arboretum

Polly Hill Arboretum posted a photo 6/10/2014