Programs for the 2019–20 school year are sold out. Registration for the 2020–21 school year opens August 4, 2020.
Educator-Guided School Groups
- Programs are available Tuesdays–Fridays at 10:00 am or 12:00 pm. Programs run 90 Minutes.
- Groups are welcome to enjoy the Gardens before or after their scheduled program.
- 3 weeks advance reservations and a minimum of 15 students are required.
- Educator-Guided School programs are not available during A Longwood Christmas.
Longwood Grant for Title 1 Schools
The Longwood Grant for Title 1 Schools provides the opportunity for schools to come to Longwood Gardens to participate in an Educator-Guided School program. The grant is available to schools that have 30% or more of the student population qualifying for the Free or Reduced Lunch Program. If you are interested in applying, please fill out the Title 1 Grant Application; do not fill out the form below.
Reservations and Prices
Free Chaperones: 1 admission provided for every 5 students
Special Needs Aides: No charge
Payment in full by check or credit card is due two weeks prior to your school visit.
Lunch Space for Educator-Guided School Programs
The Terrace Tent is located adjacent to the Terrace Restaurant and may be reserved for Educator-Guided School Groups at no extra charge. The tent is heated in the winter months.
Visiting the Gardens
Pre- and post-activities have been designed for each lesson. Use these activities to complement your lesson before or after your visit.
View a printable map with kid friendly highlights to help teachers and chaperones navigate the Gardens.
Prepare for your visit with our orientation video
Visiting as a Self-Guided Group?
Please email the Group Visits office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 610.388.5223.
K-12 Reservations Staff
Available Monday–Friday, from 12:00 pm–5:00 pm
Reservation Request Form
Programs for the 2019–20 school year are sold out. Registration for the 2020–2021 school year opens August 4, 2020.