Reeves-Reed Arboretum

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Reeves-Reed Arboretum

165 Hobart Ave., Summit, NJ 07901
908-273-8787
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Property Description

Reeves-Reed Arboretum is a living museum which features historic Wisner House and several outbuildings on 13.5 acres of pastoral lawns, woodland trails, a glacial bowl and historic gardens. The buildings include galleries for cultural exhibits, classroom/workshop space for children’s and adult education programs in a historic carriage house, and a library which houses an extensive collection of historic documents, photos and books which are available for public access. Last year, over 60,000 visitors to the Arboretum attended cultural events, participated in adult and children’s educational programs, and joined guided tours of the historic property. The property is open 365 days a year, from dawn til dusk, free of charge. The only arboretum in Union County, Reeves-Reed Arboretum is listed on the National and New Jersey State Registers of Historic Places, and is a member of the American Association of Museums and the American Public Gardens Association.