Tours at Denver Botanic Gardens


Tour Denver Botanic Gardens with a knowledgeable guide to gain fresh insight about plants, gardens, art and more.

Explore our 24 acres of gardens at any time of the year to discover new plants and landscapes from all over the world or wander the art galleries and learn about the works on display.

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To schedule a field trip or learn more about school programs, please visit the Schools & Teachers page.


Guided Tours Reservation Request Form

This request form will let you schedule a private tour for groups of six or more.


Fiendish Flora

Explore the dark side of plants and investigate a secret world of clever, ruthless and sometimes deadly ecology in this guided walk.

Summer morning
Seasonal Discoveries Tours

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

Image from Dreams in Bloom: Photos by Fares Micue (Jan.23-May 16, 2021) Image © Scott Dressel-Martin.
Art at the Gardens Tours

Enjoy the current exhibitions of the Freyer – Newman Center with a docent as your guide.

At Home With Your Houseplants Tours

Explore the Gardens with a docent on a tour that inspires you to liven up your home with compelling, peculiar or simply attractive plants.

Expert Explorations Tours

Immerse yourself in the Gardens with a staff expert as your guide. 

Berberis haematocarpa (Red Barberry)
October Self-guided Walking Tour

Plants can offer ornamental value through their fruit whether they are berries, drupes or pommes. Here are five plants that have distinct fruits adding to their ornamental value.

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