Classes, Tours & Workshops
Spring/Summer 2018 Public Programs Registration

Registration for Fall/Winter classes opens AUGUST 1, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Check back then for class descriptions and dates.


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

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

  Needle felted penguin
Needle Felting
Saturday, July 28; 9 a.m.–noon
Learn more and register
  Flower Arrangements
Creative Flower Arrangements for the Home: Gift It Forward: Late Summer Harvest
Tuesday, August 7; 5–7 p.m.
Learn more and register
  Close-up photo
The Weather and Your Photography
Saturday, August 18; 10 a.m.–noon
Learn more and register
  Registration for Fall/Winter classes begins August 1 at 9 a.m.  

Go to a full listing of our classes.

“We appreciate the Garden even more now that we painted it.”

“Well planned out and well prepared. I loved learning a new craft.”

“Great information about tulips that will totally change my future plantings!”
—Quotes from previous participants


Herb & Heirloom Tuesdays

English lavender
Tuesdays, June 5–August 28, 2018
10 a.m.–noon

Discover a different herb each week. The first 200 participants will pot one up to take home. Included in Garden admission.
Learn more


Learn More

plant and trowels
Take your love for gardening to the next level. Learn more about the St. Louis Master Gardener Program and share your passion for plants with fellow gardeners, Garden visitors and your community.
St. Louis Master Gardener Program
Help for the Home Gardener


Give the Garden

Class participant creating wreath from succulentsGive 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 card that can be used for classes, as well as for admission, merchandise, membership and more.