Enjoy a day within our living classroom where you set the pace while engaging your students in meaningful exploration.
For groups with 15 or more students
Students (Ages 4–18): $5
Adult Chaperones (1 chaperone for every 5 students): $5
Additional Adults: $21
Reservations are suggested for all self-guided school groups. A major credit card is required at the time of booking to hold the reservation.
A ratio of 1 chaperone to 5 students is required.
All children must be with an adult chaperone (19+) at all times.
All guests must observe Garden etiquette guidelines. Adult chaperones are responsible for communicating these guidelines to ensure the safety of all guests, exhibit and plant collections.
View a printable map with child-friendly highlights to help teachers and chaperones navigate the Gardens.
We offer a Picnic Area located across the street from the main parking lot (2-minute drive) for Longwood visitors, available seasonally (mid-April through early-October). Please note that picnicking or bringing outside food or beverages (except water) is not permitted in other areas of the Gardens. Please plan on having your lunch before or after your visit, as re-entry to the Gardens is not currently permitted.
Please leave all personal belongings on your bus or at your school. We do not have facilities to store personal belongings while you visit.