Night at the Arboretum

A large telescope is set up at the Overland Park Arboretum to observe the night sky.
Date + Time

5:00 pm


Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
8909 W. 179th Street
Overland Park, KS 66013

Embrace the arrival of spring during our celebration of the Spring Equinox. Revel in the beauty of the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, which stays open late for this special evening. Explore the gardens as they begin to bloom under the starlit sky, encounter the wonders of wildlife with Operation Wildlife and gaze at celestial wonders through telescopes provided by the Astronomical Society of Kansas City. Family-friendly activities kick off at 6 p.m., and the Arboretum closes at 9 p.m. This experience is free with regular Arboretum admission and is open to stargazers of all ages.