Wilbur D. May Arboretum & Botanical Garden

Entering the Wilbur D. May Arboretum & Botanical Garden, you can sense that there is something special here.  With a diverse plant community, beautiful garden layouts, and foliage changing with the seasons, it really is the jewel of Reno, Nevada!  We have opportunities for all ages to explore, learn, celebrate, and  get involved. Take a look around and see what peaks your interests.  Your next outdoor adventure awaits at the Wilbur D. May Arboretum & Botanical Garden!

Check out our new May Arboretum brochure, featuring updated maps of the gardens!  

For Garden/Facility Reservation questions, please call the reservations office at

775-823-6501  or email them at reserveparks@washoecounty.gov

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