National Public Garden Week Tours
Tours of Historic Bloemendaal
Enjoy a free drop-in tour of Historic Bloemendaal House – Friday, May 17, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., included with Garden Admission. Learn more about the Lakeside Wheel Club and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s connection to cycling. and history.
Adult Guided Tours
Seasonal Garden Walk: May 14, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Hidden Life of Trees Tour: May 16, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
In the Children’s Garden
Wednesday: Drop-in and Dig the Outdoors!, 2-3 p.m., meet in the Children’s Garden Farm Garden
Saturday: Drop-in and Dig the Outdoors!, 10-11 a.m., meet in the Children’s Garden Farm Garden
Sunday: Garden Art, 2-3 p.m., meet in the Children’s Garden
April 13–Sept 30, 9–4:45 p.m.
Spring Hours: April 15– June 7, 1 – 4:45 p.m.
And there are always these self-guided activities in the Children’s Garden available to children and their families:
KID QUEST | DAILY
Spark your interest in nature by exploring the Garden with Kid Quest, a themed scavenger hunt that asks families to search for six clues.
Here’s How it Works
- To get started, just ask for a Kid Quest and a map at the admissions desk in the Robins Visitors Center.
- Follow the directions to all six clues and record your answers on the brochure.
- If you find all six clues, you can get a prize by showing your completed Kid Quest to an Admissions Staff member.
TREE TRAIL | DAILY
Borrow a walking stick and take a trek along the Tree Trail.
SIT SPOT | DAILY
Nature Meditation: Adults and children alike can enjoy a special place in nature which will soothe, comfort and relax you.