Guided Explorations

Nature and Art Tour (Grades K-12)

Did you know the Gardens is a living museum that celebrates art in addition to plants? Come discover the Gardens through the eyes of an artist. Learn artistic concepts and terminology while exploring the sculptures and artwork on display.

During a guided exploration at York Street, guides lead small groups of students in hands­-on classroom activities and garden explorations to learn more about the program's topic.

  • Select Mondays and Thursdays throughout the school year, 10-11 a.m., 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. and 12:30-1:30 p.m.
  • $5 per student for schools within the SCFD districts, $7 per student for schools outside of the SCFD districts. One adult chaperone (parent or teacher) for every five students is admitted free of charge. Extra adults must pay $7 each, no exceptions.
  • Class size: Maximum 30 students

Information on how to register