The Arts & Rec Foundation of Overland Park

Help the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens grow to inspire!

Be part of the Arts & Recreation Foundation’s campaign to raise $10,000,000 to make this Overland Park treasure – not only a 640-acre oasis of green space and the pride of our community, but – an even more special and enjoyable experience for all who visit.
Features include:
  • 22,000 sq. ft. world-class visitor center with expanded cafe and gift shop, areas for exhibits hands-on life-long-learning, and beautiful spaces for weddings, corporate and community meetings and events
  • Expanded parking for 200+ cars
  • Outdoor areas and gardens with art and water features providing the perfect location in Overland Park for family, corporate and community events
  • Phase 1 of the International Sculpture Garden
  • Open-air theater for 850 – especially suited for family-oriented presentations and productions
  • Opportunity for the current visitor center to become what it was intended to be – the Environmental Education Center. Then watch the Arboretum’s education program grow to inspire too!
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Our sincere thanks to our 2019 Corporate Partners

LMC Truck - Bank of Blue Valley/Regnier Family Foundations - First National Bank - AdventHealth South Overland Park - ISG Technology - M.E.E. Medical, PA - Waterfront Advisors - Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas - First State Bank Mortgage - Goldfish Swim School - Hiland Dairy Foods - Overland Park Regional Medical Center-CareNow - Premier Pediatrics More About Growing to Inspire