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Palomar College Arboretum

Friends of the Palomar College Arboretum

A botanical garden where you can enjoy nature.




Free Admission to our Arboretum.

Open to the public!
1140 West Mission Road
San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 744-1150 x2133

Due to Governor Newsom’s Stay at Home Order, the Edwin and Frances Hunter Arboretum is closed to the public.
Only essential workers required to maintain the grounds are allowed in the Arboretum.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

Arboretum Wins Two Awards – Project of the Year 2021. Click Here

See video and article about the founders of the Arboretum. Click Here
Read the Palomar News article: Click Here
San Diego Union Tribune article: Click Here

Palomar College Arboretum was renamed Edwin and Frances Hunter Arboretum at Palomar College. Click Here for more information.
Feel free to contact us.

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