Groups may request reservations for field trips, self-guided visits, or guided tours of the H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens. Tours are best suited for adult participants. Educator-led and self-guided field trip options for children are also available.
Group Visits and Field Trips
Self-Guided Field Trips and Group Visits
Self-guided group visits are free of charge and may be scheduled using the Group Visit Inquiry Form. School groups (including home school groups) and child-related organizations (such as daycare, 4-H, and scouting groups) must make reservations before visiting. Children must be supervised. Please read the Group Visit Policy below.
Arboretum Educator–Led Field Trips
Field trips led by Arboretum educators are available and may be scheduled using the Group Visit Inquiry Form. Please read the Group Visit Policy below.
The Arboretum offers 60- and 90-minute guided tours of the H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens on weekdays, subject to the availability of volunteers. View the following policies and fees for more information. To schedule your guided tour, please complete the Group Visit Inquiry Form below.