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8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Field Trips

Children's Garden view from above

Field Trips at the Arboretum

Choose a teacher-led Learning Gallery program, Classroom Lab or Outdoor Lab experience for your Pre K-6th grade class or explore the Arboretum at your own pace. Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm.

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Available Programs

water flows in an outdoor learning gallery

Children’s Adventure Garden

Come explore our unique 8-acre adventure dedicated to making science and nature come alive for your students. All learning gallery program reservations in the Children’s Adventure Garden include pre- and post-visit resource guides to use in your classroom and access to our entire garden. All content is customized for your specific grade level needs.

Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

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Classroom Lab Programs

Various topics are explored in our Main Garden education classrooms including living organisms, insects and earth science. For all grade levels.

Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

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Outdoor Lab Programs

Explore topics such as Texas native plants, the relationship between art and nature and seasonal traditions outdoors in the Main Garden.

Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

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Registration for the 2024-2025 school year opens August 1st!

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Bus stipends available on a limited basis.

Financial Assistance

Can’t visit the garden? We’ll come to you!

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