East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society

One hundred acres of wooded beauty, trees, flowers, and wildlife await your discovery at the East Texas Arboretum in Athens. The grounds include formal gardens, historic buildings and a wooded nature area with more than 2 miles of naturalistic hiking trails. The Wofford House is a dog-trot style house built in 1950 and moved to the arboretum in 2001. It serves as a museum interpreting pioneer living.


Daily 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Daily Admission

  • Adults $4
  • Children Ages 3+ $1
  • Students & Seniors $3

Phone# 903-675-5630

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