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Tyler Arboretum

515 Painter Rd, Media, PA 19063-4424
+1 610-566-9134
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So much to see!

We are members at Tyler and enjoy coming here with our kids, there is always so much to do. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Green and peaceful

This is a beautifully maintained Arboretum with native and exotic plants. There are several walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Min L
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“butterfly house” (14 reviews)
“hiking trails” (11 reviews)
“big bugs” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
LOCATION
515 Painter Rd, Media, PA 19063-4424
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+1 610-566-9134
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"butterfly house"
in 14 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 11 reviews
"big bugs"
in 3 reviews
"explore nature"
in 2 reviews
"nice job"
in 2 reviews
"a wedding taking place"
in 2 reviews
"kids loved exploring"
in 2 reviews
"picnic tables"
in 6 reviews
"pack a lunch"
in 3 reviews
"every turn"
in 2 reviews
"special events"
in 3 reviews
"lovely place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"delaware county"
in 5 reviews
"treehouse"
in 27 reviews
"map"
in 12 reviews
"grounds"
in 18 reviews
"butterflies"
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A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are members at Tyler and enjoy coming here with our kids, there is always so much to do. We love hiking and Tyler offers some terrific trails, our kids especially like the Blue Trail which has multiple water crossings and a point that intersects...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautifully maintained Arboretum with native and exotic plants. There are several walking trails as well as an event space.

Thank Min L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit this quiet Delaware County pa garden paradise. Treehouses for the kids, a meadow maze, trails through woodlands and plantings. There are trails inside and outside the fenced areas ( get a map). One trail leads down to maiden rock at the nice creek/ river...More

Thank Donna W
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful setting to explore nature. Picnic tables available. Seniors price $13 for admission. Wear walking shoes. Paths marked.

Thank JoanDeMarco
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

There are many varieties of magnolia trees, spring flowers and woodsy trails to explore at Tyler Arboretum. It is worth the entrance fee of $15 to spend a beautiful day in such beauty. There was a wedding taking place at the end of the day...More

Thank Lisa C
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Had a memorial party in the barn. Beautiful interior and the staff was very friendly and helpful. Parking was plentiful and the staff put up signage directing people to the barn.

Thank sandy P
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We were checking out the Media area to potentially relocate and we found Tyler Arboretum. My boys 4 and 7 loved it here. They got to hunt for the giant bug sculptures, say hi to the weed eating goats and check out the caterpillars and...More

Thank Travelinspiredhome
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

A place to find goats, butterflies, frogs, turtles, tree houses, and a botanical garden. They have hiking trails for beginners. Well worth a peaceful visit.

Thank Perry P
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Unique history of this museum of trees. It has many fun and unique tree houses for children learn ages 2 to teens and even adults. Beautiful gardens, butterfly house, and special events throughout the year.

Thank Elise L
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

event in barn. Lovely place for the event. down side lots of stairs and dark path to leave event. There was golf cart available for senior relatives would suggest lighting on path from barn/ party area to parking lot. Better signs in and out would...More

Thank laura g
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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JoanDeMarco
14 June 2018|
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Response from Perry P | Reviewed this property |
Seniors, for a $5 discount please call 610-566-9134, ext. 209
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lyntuckman
28 August 2017|
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Response from Ellen753 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the paths are paved, some are grassy. I, too, have difficulty walking having been hit by a car a year ago and have a rod in my tibia and ligaments replaced in the other knee. I just went slowly and didn't have any... More
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lyntuckman
28 August 2017|
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Response from Mandi G | Reviewed this property |
For the most part, they are just off the pathway. There are a few that you would need to walk over grass fields to get closer to (like the giant praying mantis and daddy long legs). I hope this helps!
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