Extend your classroom to Selby Gardens by taking your students on an engaging, informative journey in our unique, tropical botanical gardens. Please see Tips for a Successful & Full Visit to prepare for your visit. We offer specialized programs or can tailor a tour to the needs and interests of your students. Programs are age-appropriate and designed with curriculum in mind. We offer self-guided and experiences for students from preschool to high school.
School Tours at Selby Gardens
|Self-Guided Experience: Independent Exploration of the Gardens||Guided Tour: Exploration of the Gardens with a Selby Guide|
|Grade Level||Pre-K to 12th|
|Cost per tudent||$5.00||$7.00|
|Student Capacity||Capacity is 60 students (one bus/visit)|
|Cost for teachers & chaperones||Teachers free;
One free chaperone per 10 students, additional chaperones $10.00 each
|Reservations required?||Yes (for discounted pricing)||Yes|
|Program Duration||Up to you! Selby is open from 10-5pm||60-75 minutes, groups may stay in the garden and self-guide|
|Additional Notes||Students are divided into groups of 10-15 to explore the gardens with a Selby Gardens Guide. Guided groups may select their focus area and hands-on investigation. Click here to see our field study options.|
|How to Book||Online Reservation Form|
For more information on Selby Gardens Educational Programs, please contact us.
Selby Gardens’ school programs are made possible by a generous contribution from the Koski Family Foundation. The Division of Cultural Affairs also provides funding for school programs. Additional support for serving Title One schools is provided by the Patricia Rederer Memorial Fund.