Learn about ecology, horticulture and more while you discover landscapes and plants from all over the world. Beginning in May, you can take a tour of Stories in Sculpture, an art exhibition organized by the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Unless otherwise noted, all tours are available for private parties. Here is price and tour policy information. For tour information, please contact us at tours@botanicgardens.org.

Mount Goliath wildflower hikes now open for registration.

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Stories in Sculpture: Selections from the Walker Art Center Collection

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Explore 20th century sculptures from the Walker Art Center collection with a knowledgeable docent as your guide. Read more

May – Oct.
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Curator Conversations: Stories in Sculpture

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Stroll through the Gardens with a curator to hear a behind-the-scenes perspective to uncover connections and narratives within the Stories in Sculpture exhibition. Read more

Select Thursdays, beginning in May
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Midsummer Nights

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Journey to Elizabethan England on a midsummer eve by touring the plants immortalized in the works of Shakespeare. Read more

Select evenings, June - July
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Garden Guru Tours

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Immerse yourself in the Gardens with a horticulturist as your guide. Read more

Select Thursdays
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Seasonal Discoveries Tours

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Stroll through the Gardens at any time of the year with this tour that highlights seasonal beauty and ever-changing landscapes. Read more

Year-round
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Bill Hosokawa Bonsai Pavilion

Monthly Self-Guided Walking Tour

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Native plants and bonsai provide year-round interest with their varying textures, forms and shapes. Take a self-guided tour to see the Bill Hosokawa Bonsai Pavilion. Read more

Free with admission