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The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden doesn’t just offer educational programming during the school day! Our out-of-school options include summer camps, family and group overnights and a variety of scout programs. We also offer programming for homeschool families during the school day.
walkSTEM at the Dallas Arboretum
Join us for an exciting new way to experience the Dallas Arboretum through the lens of math and science. Stop by the Main Garden information booth and pick up a self-guided walkSTEM at the Dallas Arboretum guide and begin your adventure.
(Families with children ages 5-12. Children must be accompanied by parent.)
Arboretum Family Overnights will allow family groups an unprecedented experience in the Children’s Adventure Garden: overnight access. Visitors will participate in Texas Native Wetlands, Pure Energy and OmniGlobe programs, as well as venture out on a flashlight night hike and create seed bombs to take home with them. A light snack and continental breakfast are included. Sleeping arrangements will be inside the Exploration Center.
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Register for Family Overnights
Click Here for Group Overnights.
May 19, 2018
(Families with children ages 5-12. Children must be accompanied by parent. )
$35 per person ($30 members)
Family Night Owls are perfect opportunity to explore the Arboretum at a time that no one else can – at night! Families will participate in Texas Native Wetlands, Pure Energy and OmniGlobe programs, as well as venture out on a flashlight night hike. A light snack is included. We are happy to host you child’s birthday party!
Register for Family Night Owls
Click Here for Group Night Owls.
Sign up for the weekly Children's Adventure Garden email and be the first to know about what's new in the garden.
During Autumn at the Arboretum and Dallas Blooms, parents can bring their children to Mommy and Me Mondays and Tiny Tot Tuesdays for face painting, music, petting zoos and other seasonal fun. Family Fun Fridays offers the same exciting programming during Summer at the Arboretum.
Learn more about Seasonal Festivals
Click to view our homeschool program information.