Laurel Hill


Est. 1836
One arboretum that spans two historic rural cemeteries on either side of the Schuylkill. Together, these two sites form a 265-acre arboretum with over 6,000 trees and shrubs representative of 700 species.

Must-See Features

State champions English Yew and Weeping Japanese Scholar Tree at Laurel Hill West; historic Ash, Elm and Cucumber Magnolia at Laurel Hill East.

Passport Fulfillment

Visit our offices on-site at either location for a stamp.


Laurel Hill East
3822 Ridge Avenue • Philadelphia, PA 19132
Laurel Hill West
225 Belmont Avenue • Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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Free, no tickets required.


Open for the Season.

Check garden’s website for current daily hours and admission fees prior to visiting.