Engaging Adult Programs at the Arboretum

Learn how to make a beautiful mosaic pathway, create your own cocktail ingredients using plants from your garden, or take a great photo with your camera phone.

Adult Programs at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden have been enlightening North Texans for over 15 years. Classes are offered year-round with topics including horticulture, landscape design, photography, art, floral design and much more. Class styles include demonstration, lecture and hands-on. With many different topics and class types, you are sure to find the perfect activity to suit your interests.

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's adult education programs. Sign up for our E-Newsletter to get up-to-date information on the 2014-2015 series of classes. Please contact with additional questions.





Gardening & Design

Photography Classes

Creative Arts Classes

Special Interest Classes

How to Register

The quickest way to reserve your space in class is to select the "add to cart" option on the programs listing. If you prefer to pay by check or cash, please fill out and submit your registration request online, print a copy, and mail it to the address listed on the form. If space is available, we will confirm your reservation upon receipt of payment.

Online Registration Form

Give the Gift of Learning

Want to share the excitement of Arboretum classes with a friend? Give them a certificate for a specific class or a dollar amount. These are great for holidays, birthdays, anniversaries or just because. Call 214.515.6539 to purchase one today.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made up to five business days prior to the class and are subject to a $10 processing fee. Refunds cannot be issued for missed classes or cancellations made less than five business days prior to class. Cancellations must be sent in writing to

Dallas Arboretum
and Botanical Garden

Open Daily 9am - 5pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day
Administrative Office Open Monday Through Friday, 8:30am - 5pm