Discover wonders in our Gardens with our programs for grades 3–5
Registration for fall 2021 programs opens August 11, 2021
What’s so special about plants? Put on your plant explorer hat and navigate the world of plants. Learn about the life cycle of plants and their ability to adapt, and witness the tremendous diversity of plants from around the world.
Discover Longwood’s tree-mendous trees! From deciduous to evergreens, investigate how environmental factors affect the growth of trees. Think like an arborist as you examine tree rings, collect data, and compare findings that affect the health of trees.
Finding Your Path
Who works in a public garden? Inspire the next generation of horticulturists by exploring our Gardens in an interactive experience. Apply classroom knowledge to solve common garden tasks, practice teamwork skills, and discover hidden interests that could lead to a future career in the green industry.
Finding Your Path: A Sensory Career Experience
Who works in a public garden? Journey through our Gardens to see, smell, hear, and feel how Longwood comes to life. Using sensory kits, discover what it is like to be an arborist and a gardener.
This program is appropriate for groups requiring an adapted program to meet student needs or for groups that are coming with a variety of grade levels, such as home schools or cyber schools.