Classes, Tours & Workshops
Programs for Adults

Instructor and student discuss photographyFrom gardening practices to nature study and everything in between—the Missouri Botanical Garden offers a full range of classes.

Go to a list of all adult education classes.

If you have questions, please call us at (314) 577-5140 or email classes@mobot.org.

Join us for an upcoming class. Here are just a few:

  Seed heads
Become a Great Gardener: Winter Container Gardening
Thursday, November 13; 7–9 p.m.
Learn more and register
  leafy herbs
Herbal Gift Basket
Saturday, November 15; 10 a.m.–noon
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  Needlepoint landscape
Needlepoint Landscapes with Scrap Fabric
Monday, November 17; 6–8 p.m.
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  Basket of flowers
Beyond Paperwhites: Creating a Living Garden with Jason Delaney
Tuesday, November 18; 7–9 p.m.
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Go to a full listing of our classes.

“I enjoyed the instructor! Very entertaining and informative. On a scale of 1–5, he gets a 6.”

“The teacher really knew her subject and knew this garden—great ideas for companion planting.”

“[The instructor's] enthusiasm was catching, and I appreciated all the hands-on help. My least favorite thing about the class is that it's over!”
—Quotes from previous participants

 

Education Gift Certificates

Chef demonstration during cooking classGive the gift of knowledge! Instead of the typical “stuff,” give that hard-to-buy-for friend or family member a fun, memorable experience. Missouri Botanical Garden and its family of attractions offer many engaging and enriching classes throughout the year.

Purchase a gift certificate by calling (314) 577-9506 or sign up for a specific class online.