Due to a heat index exceeding 90 degrees, the Millennium Trail and Elm Lick Trail will remain closed until further notice.

Become Rooted in Nature

By Christine Van Ormer

Hiking at Bernheim during the fall season April 1 kicks off our spring membership drive. Join or renew throughout the month of April and receive a limited edition Bernheim decal. We now offer the chance to automatically renew your membership annually. Check the box for auto-renewal at checkout and receive a $5 discount using code Spring2021. Sustaining memberships help us cut back on paper and save you time – it’s a win-win! Automatic renewal means that your membership will never expire, you will no longer receive a paper renewal letter and you helps us reduce our carbon footprint by saving paper and postage. Spring at Bernheim with Dogwoods in bloomAutomatic Renewal FAQ What if my credit card expires or changes? If your credit card expires or changes please call Bernheim’s Membership Department at (502) 215-7155. How can I change or cancel my automatic renewal or monthly donation? You can change or cancel your automatic renewal or monthly donation at any time. Simply call Bernheim’s Membership Department at (502) 215-7155. Members help us conserve and protect the 16,140 acres of land that is home to upwards of over 3 million trees; 2,100 species of wildlife; 40 miles of hiking trails, and hosts more than 400,000 visitors each year. In addition to year-round free admission, Bernheim members enjoy the many benefits detailed below. When you become a member, you are an active part of furthering our mission of connecting people with nature and you help provide clean air and clean water now and for generations to come. All members receive

  • Free year-round admission
  • Free admission and other discounts at nearly 300 arboreta and botanical gardens throughout the U.S. as part of the Reciprocal Gardens Program (click above link for a complete list)
  • One free admission for you and a guest to attend a select Bernheim program or class and member discounts on additional programs and classes
  • 20% discount in Bernheim’s Gift Shop on your first visit (Discount for one time only)
  • 10% discount year-round in Bernheim’s Gift Shop and Isaac’s Café
  • 10% discount at participating gardens and nurseries in surrounding area
  • NEW  – a 10% reusable discount at Plant Addicts online nursery
  • Discounts at our Spring and Fall Plant Sales
  • Bernheim’s quarterly newsletter, the forest echo, delivered to your home
  • Bernheim’s eNewsletter keeps you up to date with the latest Bernheim news
  • Complimentary one-year subscription to your choice of Better Homes and Gardens or Martha Stewart Living

Giving Circles members receive additional benefits.

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