At Powell Gardens, learners of all ages and levels of expertise will find something to fascinate them. Our roster of classes, programs, events and tours is just beginning to bloom for 2017 — explore the many options listed below and check back soon for more learning opportunities.

Tours

We invite adults and school-age children alike to get some fresh air, a little exercise and the chance to learn about everything from plants and wildlife to Powell Gardens' iconic architecture when they embark on a guided or self-guided tour.

Tours for Adults

Guided group tours for adults cover a variety of topics and must be made at least 3 weeks in advance. Learn more about our current tour offerings and book a tour here.

Field Trip Tours for PreK-12 Students

 Guided curricular tours for school groups cover a variety of nature- and garden-related topics and must be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance. Learn more about our current offerings and book a tour here.

 

 

 

 

Educational Programs

Family Programs

Intergenerational experiences to engage your whole family in the form of classes, special tours, festivals or family days are scheduled intermittently throughout the year. Check our calendar for a full listing of current and future offerings. 

Youth Programs

Classes, camps, workshops and special tours just for children under the age of 18 are scheduled intermittently throughout the year. Check our calendar for a full listing of current and future offerings.

Adult Programs

Lectures, workshops, classes, festivals and other special programs are scheduled throughout the year. These experiences appeal to a variety of interests and levels of expertise and are meant to reflect and relate to Powell Gardens flora, fauna and the Missouri landscape. Whether a garden admirer who simply enjoys nature's beauty, an amateur gardener or naturalist looking to get their hands dirty and learn more about the natural world, a self-proclaimed foodie or professional horticulturist, there are a multitude of experiences to suit a variety of interests. Check our calendar for a full listing of current and future offerings.

 

Gardening Resources

We’ve collected the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions to enhance your home gardening experience. Learn more.