A Garden docent leads a tour of the Swift Family Garden amid colorful spring blooms
Tours

The Missouri Botanical Garden has numerous tour options for adults, students, families, and children.  Whether you desire a private walking tour, a private tram tour, or a class field trip, check out your choices below!

Guided Walking Tours

Explore the Garden's history, plants, and seasonal highlights with a Garden Docent through a personalized walking tour.
Daily at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (1p.m. tour is offered April through October).
Included with admission. Group sizes are limited to 10-12 visitors.
Individual Tours & Classes

 

Guided walks and tours are also offered as classes at our three campuses: Missouri Botanical Garden, Shaw Nature Reserve, and Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House. View available guided walks and tours.

School & Children's Field Trips

 

Field trips and educational tours of the Garden are managed by our Education Division. Learn more here about tours, field trips, and educational opportunities for students.

Private Guided Walking Tours

Private guided tours (approximately 2 hours in length) are available for groups, and can be customized based on your specific interests.
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Affiliations

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The Garden has been named one of the American Bus Association's Best of the Best tourism destinations for 2016!
 

Personalize Your Garden Visit



Explore Garden grounds through customized tours tailored to your interests.
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