Your students will be immersed in nature as they explore the beauty and wonder of the Arboretum.
Dallas’s most beautiful classroom is the Arboretum’s 66 acres of educational adventure on White Rock Lake. Explore the mist in the Palmer Fern Dell and investigate the fossils in the water walls at the Lay Ornamental Garden. Your students will be immersed in nature as they explore the beauty and wonder of Dallas’ outdoor science laboratory.
FALL SELF-GUIDED TOURS
Book your trip during Autumn at the Arboretum, our fall festival. Enjoy the magic of fall surrounded by a breath-taking display, including tens of thousands of pumpkins.
SPRING SELF-GUIDED TOURS
The Dallas Arboretum is rated by MSN as one of the ten most beautiful gardens to see in the Spring. Don’t miss it! Spring field trips provide a host of exciting things to see and do in the most beautiful spot in Dallas.
$5 per child, $8 per adult (teacher free), includes admission (Does not include Children’s Garden admission)
Coming for a self-guided visit, but want more direction? Rent a backpack for your class that is full of materials and supplies for 30 students and lead your own fun, interactive and educational visit. Check out a Butterfly backpack for your class filled with materials to investigate the life cycle of this fascinating creature. A teacher’s guide will be sent in advance so you will be prepared!
$15 per backpack rental fee (Does not include Children’s Garden admission)