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City of Creighton

Bruce Park Arboretum

A Place to Grow

More than a city park, Bruce Park Arboretum in Creighton is a green oasis where visitors can retreat, relax and recreate. It hosts a unique collection of trees and shrubs, an outdoor classroom, and serves as an informal laboratory to test the adaptability of plants to northeast Nebraska.


Bruce Park Arboretum

Included in Bruce Park Arboretum:

- Over 200 labeled species of woody plants

- Memorial trees

- An oak collection

- A footbridge to a butterfly garden

- Native grass plantings

- An historic WPA concrete table & shelter

- Multiple flower gardens

- A collection of magnolias

- Plus many other amenities for children & adults to use & enjoy:

playground, picnic shelter, swimming pool, sand volleyball court, horseshoe pits, baseball & softball complexes, camper pads & a dump station

Bruce Park Arboretum was started in 1992 and is an affiliate site of the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum. The community, through its Tree Board, has achieved Tree City USA status each year and received other awards many times.