Start your morning with a trip around the globe. 9:30 – 10am
Start your morning with a trip around the globe as we take on our planet’s latest weather and climate news. It doesn’t stop there as we look beyond the stars for the latest happenings in space and our solar system too!
Little Adventurer Activities
Bring your little one for daily fun and learning. 10 – 10:30am
Have a little one looking to join in on the fun? Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each week will have different stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
Little adventurer activities are recommended for those 5 and under.
A different STEAM surrounded program every day! 12:30pm and 3:30pm
Your adventure starts here as we feature different STEAM surrounded programs every day! Join our Adventure Garden Staff in select galleries as we learn a new lesson in nature and science!
Plant Labs: Ages 6+
For your young scientist, explore a unique plant lab every day. 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm
Plant Labs Join our lab specialist every day in the exploration center! Our plant labs change every week beginning this year! Plants labs are for your young scientists ages 6+
View a presentation on one of the US’s few 60-inch OmniGlobes. Weekdays 2:30pm Weekends 11:30am and 2:30pm
We proudly host one of the United States’ few 60-inch Omniglobes; The latest and greatest of ARC Science Technologies. This dual projection spherical mapping system presents live weather and interactive maps over fascinating earth science and space data.
The Children’s Garden encompasses several galleries, each designed to be age-specific, but not age-restrictive.
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Learn more about the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden
Thea Award recipient for Outstanding Achievement as a Science/Discovery Garden.
Certified as a Wildlife Habitat with the National Wildlife Federation.
A certified Monarch Waystation
A Texas Aquatic Science certified field site
The Dallas Arboretum’s Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden is a truly spectacular addition to this community—brilliantly conceived and beautifully executed. Kids of all ages will have an engaging and entertaining experience, all while learning more about the wonders of our planet.
– Boyd Matson, Host, National Geographic Weekend
I’m excited about the hands-on learning experience that the next generation of geologists and engineers will have in the Energy Learning Center. Challenging young minds is the way we will adapt to the future energy demands.
– Dr. Gerald Turner, President of Southern Methodist University