Virtual Tours

Interested in seeing the Arboretum but can’t make it in person? Here we have collected some ways to enjoy the Arboretum virtually.

Virtual Tours

Trekker – Virtual tour of the Arboretum

sunny landscape with palm treesThe trekker tour of the Arboretum was created several years ago–some areas of the trail look considerably different now–but it is a fun way to visualize the Arboretum. The experience is like Google’s Street View and allows you to click or tap a point on the trail to navigate.

Google Poly Tours

Update July 2021: Google has discontinued this service, and we are looking for another host to share Lyon’s virtual tours with the public. Thank you for your patience with us as we transition to a new virtual tour platform. You can contact us about our virtual tours at (This email address will replace our old email address, effective 1/1/23. Beginning 1/1/23, please use

Other Resources

We periodically post videos sharing the sights and sounds of the Arboretum on our social media accounts. A few of them can be found below.

Sounds of Nature

Enjoy this montage of bird calls at Lyon Arboretum

ʻAihualama Waterfall is Lyon Arboretum’s modest waterfall

Sounds of our stream

Rainy day at the Arboretum

Nature Views

Some of our videos feature scenes from the Arboretum set to music

Spinning Seeds video

Clouds at the Arboretum