Science and the Arboretum in the 1800s


Saturday, May 26, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:30pm


Hunnewell Building
Today, the Arboretum is a place of research as well as education and enjoyment. Scientists from around the world take advantage of the diverse and extensive collections throughout the landscape. How did scientists use the Arboretum in the 1800s to advance scientific ideas when the Arboretum was in its infancy? And how did those ideas further the discoveries and ideas that continue in the present?

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