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

Plant Exploration: The Value of Observing, Documenting, and Collecting Wild Plants

Phil Douglas, Director of Plant Collections at the Chicago Botanic Garden, will discuss his recent travels collecting and documenting plants across three...

5/23 5:30pm
Spring Plant Sale Opening Day

The Polly Hill Arboretum Visitor Center and Plant Sale Area open for the season on Memorial Day weekend. PHA staff will be on-hand Saturday to answer...

5/25 9:30am
"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...

5/28 2pm
Landscape Watercolor

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...

6/6 10am
"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...

6/11 2pm

Recent Events

Arbor Day

4/26/2019

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