Bernheim Arboretum

Clermont, KY

Where are we going?

Bernheim Arboretum
2075 Clermont Rd
KY 40110

502 955-8512

What is there to do?

The great outdoors of Kentucky is ready and waiting to give you some family adventures, and it's all happening at Bernheim Arboretum!

Bernheim Arboretum is where you can really connect with nature, with 16,137 acres of outdoor bliss and activities to surround yourselves with.

The space was actually purchased by a German immigrant in 1929, and gifts to the people of his new home land, so families like yours can enjoy it - how nice of him!

There are over 40 miles of trails available at Bernheim, so get those hiking boots ready! There's biking opportunities too, or just take a stroll. It's up to you!

Visitor programs and special events will regularly enhance your visit to Bernheim, especially during the summer and on weekends. There are also find a variety of classes that will make learning fun for children and families alike.

If your kids have a little too much energy still, head to the Children's Play Garden where they can use it all up, or check out the Canopy Tree Walk! A great place to start is the Visitor Center, where you have everything you need to plan your day.

So whether it's wildlife spotting, hiking, biking, relaxing, picnicking, or enjoying the sunshine, Bernheim Arboretum is a nature filled family day out in Kentucky with your name on it!

How much does it cost?

Adults: Free admission but $5 per car

Children: Free!


Need a little extra help?

Visit the Visitor Center to ask about the accessibility of the individual attractions, they will be able to help!


When can we go?

Open 7am - 8pm (Visitor Center open 9am - 5pm)

Open year round but closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day


Any top tips?

Visit one of the four major annual festivals they have, including the ColorFest, and BugFest!

I’m Hungry!

Isaac's Cafe is open 11am - 4pm daily and is a great place to pick up food or drink for your day! - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
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