Native Plant Trust

Guided Tours at the Garden

We've Got a Tour for You!

Learn more about the plants and places in the Garden

Get more out of your visit to Garden in the Woods with a tour led by a knowledgeable volunteer Garden Guides. We offer guided tours during normal open hours, and you can download a self-guided audio tour here. 

Need a cart to get around? Request a cart–for details, just click the button below. 

Drop-in Walking Tours

Time your visit with our tour schedule

Included free with Garden admission, walking tours meet in front of the Garden's Visitor Center according to a seasonal schedule:

April-August: Wednesday and Friday at 11 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.

September-October: Wednesday at 11 a.m.; Saturday at 2 p.m.

Group and Cart Tours

Reserve ahead to walk or ride

We offer group tours for adults, for a fee, by reservation only. Please reserve at least three weeks in advance. For the busy spring and fall seasons, we suggest booking several months in advance. If you need mobility assistance, we offer golf cart tours. Note: If you are interested in arranging a school-group visit, please see our school programs page.

Fee: $2/person + admission. Group and Group Plus members receive 10 percent off one group tour.

Group walking tours, offered Monday-Friday , can accommodate 10-50 people

Cart tours, offered Monday-Friday , can accommodate 2-7 people 

Don't Go Hungry

Take a look at our boxed-lunch menu, order in advance, and pick up your lunch on arrival.

Menu + Order Form