Directions

Here We Are

Our physical address is:

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum
353 East Hanover Ave, Morris Township, NJ 07962
(973) 326-7600

Using GPS

You may need to use Morris Township (not Morristown) in your GPS. People have reported being led astray with the Morristown address.

Alternatively, here are the latitude and longitude for entry into your GPS:

  • 40° 48' 19.80" North, -74° 27' 6.84" West (degrees, minutes, seconds); or
  • 40.805500,-74.451900 (decimal degrees)

Google Maps

If you need detailed, customized directions, click here to go to a Google Map, centered on the Arboretum. Then click on "Directions To" and enter your starting address for detailed directions to the Arboretum.

Directions to The Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Traveling from the South:

  • I-287 Northbound to Exit 36A (Morris Ave.).
  • Proceed East approx. 1/2 mile in the center lane, past Washington Headquarters (on left).
  • Take left fork onto Whippany Road.
  • Turn left at 2nd traffic light onto East Hanover Avenue.
  • Proceed for about 1/4 mile. Entrance is on left, opposite the Morris County Library.

Traveling from the North:

  • I-287 Southbound to Exit 36, following signs for Ridgedale Avenue (bear right in exit ramp).
  • Proceed to traffic light, then turn right onto Ridgedale Avenue.
  • At 2nd traffic light, turn right onto East Hanover Avenue.
  • Proceed for about 1/4 mile. The Arboretum entrance is on the right just past the traffic light at the Morris County Library.

Traveling on New Route 24

  • New 24 West to Exit 1A, (also labeled as Rt. 511 South, Morristown) onto Whippany Road. Stay in right lane.
  • Turn right at 1st traffic light onto East Hanover Avenue.
  • Proceed for about 1/4 mile. Entrance is on left, opposite the Morris County Library.