Discovery Boxes

child uses a magnifying glass to look at tree bark

How It Works

Order your box. You’re on your way to discovering the secrets of the natural world as you explore your own backyard through nature-based, hands-on projects and experiments.

Choose pick-up or delivery. Shipping is available throughout the continental United States for an additional fee. Shipping to a different address? An email will be sent before mailing to confirm or make changes to the mailing address. Please allow up to two business days after purchase.

Pick-up is available at Longwood’s Garden Shop during select times. An email will be sent when your box is ready at the Garden Shop. Please allow up to two business days after purchase. 

Have fun! Our nature-based science and art ventures get kids excited about exploring the outdoors.

Summer Discovery Box

Price $50 

Shipping $10

Soak up the sun and have some fun with our engaging Summer Discovery Box. Use the discovery tools and materials to grow herb plants in your own mini greenhouse, create a dried wildflower magnet, make a steppingstone for your garden space, and much more!

Registration opens June 1, 2022

Sign up to be notified when the Summer Discovery Box is available.

Upcoming Discovery Boxes

Winter Discovery Box
Look outdoors for signs of nature in the beauty of winter.
On sale November 9, 2022


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Phone: 610.388.5377