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OrKID Days

OrKID Days


Free with Gardens Admission

Come explore on OrKID Days!

Where in the world do orchids grow? Discover this and much more in our flower-filled Conservatory on OrKID Days! Our youngest guests will enjoy interactive storyreading, puppets, and more, while children of all ages can discover unusual orchids from around the globe as they embark on an informative and fun orchid hunt.

Learn more about Orchid Extravaganza.

OrKID Activities and Stations to Explore

Destination: Orchids!

Go on a search for orchids around the world.
Location: throughout our Conservatory

Where in the World Do Orchids Grow?

Spin the big wheel and use the clues to figure out where each orchid is from!
Location: Exhibition Hall

Orchids in Our Backyard

Become a junior scientist and learn how Longwood's research team is working to save Pennsylvania's native orchids.
Location: Exhibition Hall

Orchid Memory Matching

Try to find a match in this giant orchid memory game!
Location: Exhibition Hall Stage

Finding Patterns in Plants

Explore patterns and symmetry as you take a closer look at the plants all around you.
Location: Indoor Children's Garden

Rainforest Discovery (ages 2–8)

Creative play on a large felt board and more.
Location: East Conservatory

Story Time (ages 2–8)

Explore the rainforest through story and song.
Location: East Conservatory