Visit Us

Hours: Open daily from 8AM – sunset
Closed on New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Download a trail map here: (JPG) or a (PDF).

Download a map of plant species in the arboretum (PDF) or check out the interactive table on our What’s Growing On? page.

Admission: Free.  Tours are available by reservation. Please contact the arboretum for more information.

Directions: The Arboretum is located adjacent to the University Golf Course, near the Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center and the intersection of Veterans Memorial Parkway (15th Street East) and Pelham Loop Road. Enter  through the Arboretum/Golf Course gate and follow the signs down the dirt road to the Arboretum.

Start address: University Mall 1701 Mcfarland Blvd E # 100 Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
End address: University of Al Arboretum 4800 Arboretum Way Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Start at: University Mall 1701 Mcfarland Blvd E # 100 Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

  1. Head north on AL-6/McFarland Blvd E/US-82 toward Veterans Memorial Pkwy – 0.1 mi
  2. Turn right at Veterans Memorial Pkwy – 2.2 mi
  3. Slight right toward Arboretum Way – 0.2 mi
  4. Slight right at Arboretum Way – 0.3 mi
  5. Turn left to stay on Arboretum Way – 0.7 mi

For further information:
(205) 553-3278


Webmaster | Privacy | Disclaimer | Text Only Version
© 2014  University of Alabama Arboretum  and The University of Alabama
Phone: (205) 553-3278 Fax: (205) 553-3278