Become a Member

Visitors at the Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens discover the exceptional beauty of the property’s habitats, trails, gardens, majestic trees and plant collections. The Bartlett’s pristine and expansive, 93-acre property is a “living classroom” to many children and adults who enroll in classes and camp programs each year. New blooms and discoveries teem each season, inspiring visitors and students of all ages to cherish the earth’s resources and protect it for generations to come.

Members of the Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens provide invaluable support for the preservation of and education at this resplendent landscape. Join or renew today and help one of Stamford’s treasured, natural resources flourish. 

Bartlett Memberships

Individual: $60
Family: $75
Senior Family (65+): $50

Benefits for all Bartlett members include:

  • Invitations to Bartlett programs, activities, and events

  • Discounts at Bartlett signature events

  • Discounts on selective educational programs and classes

  • 10% discount at plant sales and Bartlett gift items (excluding Honey)

  • Discounts at local nurseries and select organizations. Click here for a list of participating businesses.

  • Free admission and/or additional benefits at over 300 gardens throughout North America and the Cayman Islands through the American Horticultural Society. Find participating 2019 Reciprocal Admissions Programs! Restrictions may apply.

Notable Tree Memberships

Chestnut: $150
Heartnut: $500
Charter Oak: $1000

Additional benefits for Notable Tree Memberships include:

  • 15% discount at plant sales and Bartlett gift items (excluding Honey)

  • A private tour of the Bartlett grounds (Heartnut membership: 6 people, Charter Oak membership: 12 people)


Doggie Membership: $25

Doggie Membership benefits include:

  • FREE leash!

  • Access to 10 hiking trails on 93 acres of a little slice of canine heaven.

  • Free doggie waste bags.

  • Opportunity to meet doggie playmates.

  • Free OPIN dog training classes on Wednesday evenings.

Doggie memberships can be purchased by contacting Andrea Chusid at 203 487 5263 or  

Join, renew, or give a gift of membership


The Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.