Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens-Arts and Recreation Foundation of Overland Park
- Arts & Culture
- Children & Youth
- Education & Literacy
Location8909 W 179th StOverland Park, KS 66013 United States
The Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens was founded to keep the city at the forefront of environmental and ecological issues. A leader of environmentally sound community development, the Arboretum is an educational, recreational and cultural resource for the Kansas City region.
About 85 percent of the property is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of natural ecosystems. The remaining portion includes traditional botanical gardens.