Bayard Cutting Arboretum

440 Montauk Hwy. (Rte. 27A), Great River, NY 631-581-1002

Within the manor house at Bayard Cutting Arboretum

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Type: Arboretum, Botanic garden Price:

$8 per vehicle April-Nov. Special events may have additional entrance fees.


Situated on 690 acres along the Connetquot River, the arboretum also operates an expanded organic CSA farm. Chicken and duck pens. Five nature walks (pinetum, wildflower, rhododendron, bird-watching, swamp cypress, assorted trees).  Private and public tours available. Hidden Oak Cafe (631-277-3895) and Manor House overlook the great lawn to the river. Self Guided cell-phone tour. New and improved garden areas and walks, plus workshops and other events.



10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov.-April, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April-Oct., closed Mon.


All year


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