Preschool Field Trips

Enjoy one of our Garden field trips for preschoolers! Spend 45 minutes exploring the seasonal wonders of the Garden with your preschool, day care, or homeschool group! All field trip programs include a seasonal story time, sensory-based activities, and active Garden exploration. Programs must be booked at least two weeks in advance. Complete the fillable form below or call (804) 262-9887 x 322 to register. Our Children’s Garden Group Information Guide is REQUIRED reading for any group that wants to schedule a trip to the garden. Familiarize yourself with the guide before bringing your group.

Availability and Pricing:
  • Programs are available Monday – Friday at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., & 11 a.m.
  • Up to 20 children per program slot
  • Cost is $9 per child; minimum group charge is $90.
  • One adult per five children is admitted free.
  • Additional adults are $13.

Young Buds Programs  for 2015-16 School Year

Sprouts in Spring | March – April
Bees and Blooms | May

Young Buds Programs for Summer 2016

Bumblebee sculpted out of LEGO

Bees and Blooms | June – August 


Nature Connects germinating acorn made from LEGO pieces
Life in the Forest | July – August


Young Buds Program Request

Preschool Field Trip Submission Form

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