Historic Heartland / Milledgeville

Lockerly Arboretum

1534 Irwinton Road
Milledgeville, GA 31061

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Lockerly Arboretum is a private, non-profit educational enterprise designed to enhance the cultural and aesthetic life of the Milledgeville area. Comprising approximately 50 acres, it is located just above the fall line. The topography of the area is rolling and uneven, typical of the Georgia Piedmont. Lockerly is a horticultural laboratory rather than a showplace garden. There is no charge to visit the arboretum grounds, which feature walking and driving trails.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Tuesday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Friday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 1:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking


  • This Flourishing Grove

    This Flourishing Grove

    03/14/2015 - 03/14/2015

    Arboretum tours, scavenger hunts and craft demonstrations are among the activities planned for "This Flourishing Grove," an opportunity forĀ area residents to learn more about Georgia natural resources and local history.

    This event is sponsored by the Twin Lakes Library System, the Lockerly Arboretum, the Digital Library of Georgia, the Digital Public Library of America, and the Knight Foundation.

    Lockerly Arboretum:

    Tours, 10:30 a.m.-noon

    Demonstrations an... read more