Memorial Program

The Nannen Arboretum Designated Memorial Program provides you with an opportunity to commemorate an important occasion or to honor a person dear to you.

Graduations, weddings, births, anniversaries and other lifetime achievements can be preserved in the Nannen Arboretum. Likewise, planting a living memorial to those whose lives have touched yours in a special way is a perfect way to acknowledge them and at the same time add to the beauty of the Nannen Arboretum. As memorials, we also offer wooden benches and a brick pathway called "The Celebration Walk." Bricks my be purchased and inscribed with a loved one's name. Insceribed bricks may also be plaed in the walkway to honor each couple married in the arboretum.

Your piurchase of a meorial for the Nannen Arboretum supports our mission to provide a beautiful, educational destination for the enjoyment of nature and the study of horticulture.

Please consider one of the following:

The gift of a tree or shrub - you may choose from a wide variety of trees and shrubs native to the Western New York area.

A wooden bench  memorialized with your personal message and/or special name on a brass plaque.

Memorial Brick for the Celebration walkway inscribed with a loved one's name.

Monetary donation - you may donatae directly to the donation box located at the entry shelter at the Nannen Arboretum or by check to the following address:

Nannen Arboretum Society

PO Box 1016

Ellicottville, NY 14731