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John A. Finch Arboretum

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Address: 3404 W Woodland Blvd, Spokane, WA 99224-2240
Phone Number: +1 509-624-4832
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The arboretum is close to the freeway, but lovely nonetheless.

I love this arboretum. It is close to the freeway. You hear traffic noise, but it is lovely nonetheless. I wondered if this would be a good visit, given that it is fall. But, with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Pamela L
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Pullman, Washington
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Pullman, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this arboretum. It is close to the freeway. You hear traffic noise, but it is lovely nonetheless. I wondered if this would be a good visit, given that it is fall. But, with the warm November temperatures, the autumn leaves were spectacular Veterans' Day weekend.

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Thank Pamela L
Spokane
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is very pretty . A lot of walking, not much parking. Good place for a picnic and family photos! Wide open spaces great for kids to run (no play equipment)

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Thank wildmoments
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Sometimes I dislike the fact no dogs are allowed, but that makes it more peaceful and I don't have to watch where I step (or lay down and roll in the grass!). A great place to see a variety of trees and enjoy lunch.

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Thank Kym F
Tacoma, Washington
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Nice park for nature lovers. LOTS of trees, well labeled. Great photo ops! We wandered around for a little over an hour. Really enjoyed this park.

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Spokane, Washington
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

My wife and I attended a concert in the Arboretum last year. The grounds were beautiful and a great back drop to listen to wonderful music from a string quartette with Zuill Bailey

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Thank Terence G
Spokane, WA
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

The spring blooms are so beautiful, and the wonderful smells. Just such a lovely stroll. It can be romantic. It can be peaceful. It is mind clearing. Destressing. These are just a few ways to describe this place. Enjoy, it's in our backyard...

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Thank dannys58
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

We went after dinner with our 13, 10, 2 yr old. Go see all the spring blooms on the fruit trees, and magnolias trees. We had the whole place to ourselves. It was very Peaceful green and not mosquito's weren't running rampant yet. Beautiful this time of year so many trails . Kids lived seeing all the wild turkeys that... More 

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Thank SeriBinger
Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

It is so nice to visit the arboretum. It is not only educational, but realizing and beautiful and full of wonder at the same time.

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Thank A M
Spokane, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

I love the Finch Arboretum its big its made for strolling spring summer or fall a nice getaway the only drawback is the freeway right next door but explore explore explore

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Thank David L
Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Wonderful place to walk and enjoy the trees, even though it is close to the highway. You can hear traffic but can't see it. Best in Fall or Spring. Bathrooms can be hard to fine sometimes of the year. No playground but lots of place to run around and enjoy the outdoors.

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