The State Arboretum of Virginia (formerly known as the Orland E.White Arboretum) occupies the central 172 acres of Blandy Experimental Farm. Started in the 1930s, it now contains over 5000 woody trees and shrubs from around the world. It is a reference garden for the Southeast Region of the American Conifer Society and includes the American Boxwood Society’s Memorial Garden. Bring the whole family and wonder the amazing natural trails through the various gardens and landscapes. Check out their calendar of events for family fun nature walks and wildlife talks.