A butterfly sculpture in the native plant garden at Gabis Arboretum

Gabis Arboretum

Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest serves as a living laboratory for education, research, conservation and engagement with the natural environment.

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Plan Your Visit

Plan your visit to Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest! Find details about admission, Gabis hours and directions, group and field-trip visits and virtual experiences.

PLAN YOUR GABIS VISIT

Gabis Arboretum Welcome Garden

Explore Gabis

Gabis Arboretum boasts 300 acres of magnificent landscapes featuring a restored prairie, display gardens, wetlands and miles of hiking trails through woodlands. With musical events and public educational programs, the arboretum has something for any interest!

Explore Gabis Arboretum

Resources

A PNW student at Gabis Arboretum

Become a Member

A Gabis Arboretum provides free admission and reciprocal benefits to more than 300 other arboreta and gardens nationwide.

Kids in face paint play in the gardens at Gabis Arboretum

Events and Programs

From nature hikes to the Summer Concert Series, Gabis Arboretum has events of every kind for lovers of the outdoors.

An outdoor wedding at Gabis Arboretum

Host an Event

Gabis Arboretum is the premier setting for weddings, corporate events and private events.

Concert stage at Gabis Arboretum

Acorn Concert Series

The best outdoor concert series around with concerts running from June-September.

Upcoming Events

Jul 27

Wednesday Wellness Walks with Community Healthcare System

A healthcare provider and a Gabis Arboretum naturalist will lead you on a leisurely walk, as they share helpful health and wellness tips and information about native plants and wildlife on the arboretum’s trails.

Aug 03

Tai Chi Morning Class & Evening Class

T’ai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of exercise practiced today for its health benefits and as a system of self-defense.

Aug 03

Tai Chi Morning Class & Evening Class

T’ai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of exercise practiced today for its health benefits and as a system of self-defense.

Aug 24

Wednesday Wellness Walks with Community Healthcare System

A healthcare provider and a Gabis Arboretum naturalist will lead you on a leisurely walk, as they share helpful health and wellness tips and information about native plants and wildlife on the arboretum’s trails.

Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

450 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385

See Directions

(219) 462-0025
gabisarboretum@pnw.edu

Office/Mailing Address

444 West 100 North
Valparaiso, IN 46385