Public Programs Registration

Registration for Fall/Winter classes opens AUGUST 1, 2019 at 9 a.m.

Check back then for class descriptions and dates.

Classes Spring/Summer 2019

From gardening practices to nature study and everything in between—the Missouri Botanical Garden offers a full range of classes for adults, families and children of all ages.

The Garden offers weekend, evening and weekday classes and programs year-round!

Classes are available at our three campuses throughout the St. Louis area: the Missouri Botanical Garden, the Shaw Nature Reserve and the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House.

View a complete list of classes and register online today!

Classes by Topic
DIY Crafts
Fine Arts
Food & Cooking
Gardening & Landscaping
Green Living
Guided Walks & Tours
Health & Wellness
History & Heritage
Nature Study
Outdoor Adventures
Overnight Programs
Special Events
Youth & Family Programs


Classes for...
Youth & Families
Teacher Professional Development
School Groups Senior Groups & Special Needs Populations

Classes by LocationMissouri Botanical Garden
Butterfly House
Shaw Nature Reserve


Class Catalog
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Download a Print-at-home Catalog:
Spring–Summer 2019

Class Information

For questions, call (314) 577-5140 or e-mail

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.