National Arboretum Of Les Barres : First belonging to the Vilmorin family, the Arboretum national des Barres has been enriched year after year, by the discoveries of famous botanists. It is one of the most imortant European Collection for trees and shrubs from all over the world. Three paths allow you to discover 2700 unusual species ( a 46 metres Sequoïa, Napoléon Pinus, etc...) on this 35 ha domain.
Created in : 1821
Surface : 35 ha
- Opening 2023 :
Open every other weekend from Easter to All Saints' Day, all public holidays, every weekend from July 14 to August 15.
Free visit from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; guided tour at 3 p.m. (reservation on the Arboretum website).
- Visits :
Guided visits with previous booking , Duration of a guided visit : 2h, Minimal number of persons for a guided visit : 10 .
Access partially adapted for disabled persons.
Thematic events: see website above.
- Charges :
Adult: 5 €
Reduced (students, job seekers, disabled and children from 6 to 17 years old): 3 €
Full price guided tour: €7; reduced price 5 €
Event price: €10 and reduced price: €6
Guided tour for groups and by reservation: contact us
- Services :
Shop, Picnic area, Public lavatory, Tearoom, Fastfood-Restaurant, Drinking water fountain, Lectures, Marriage photos, Children's playground, Children's workshops, Workshops garden, Pedagogical presentations, Lawns for sunbathing, Dog admitted if kept on a lead, Camping car site, Exhibition visitation, Collections.
Catering on request, mutimedia room, possibility of seminar.
- Access :
From Paris, take A6, then A77 exit Nogent/Vernisson.
Between Montargis and Gien, by N7 road.
GPS (Lat x Long) : 47.836032000, 2.755809000