Guided Tours

Guided Tours

Enjoy a one-hour guided Gardens experience led by one of our veteran docents as you tour our twelve greenhouses of botanical beauty!
We do require that groups reserve with us at least two weeks in advance of the desired program date to ensure adequate staffing for your tour.

Guided Tours for Students

Students - ages 5-12
Group size required:  6-50 students divided into equal sub-groups of approximately 10 students per group
Cost: $7 per participating student
Adult ratio required: 1 adult to 10 students; these adults receive complementary admission.  Additional adults are required to pay Garden admission prices.

Students - ages 13-21
Group size required: 6-50 students divided into equal sub-groups of approximately 10 students per group
Cost: $11 per participating student
Adult ratio required: 1 adult to 10 students; these adults receive complementary admission.  Additional adults are required to pay Garden admission prices.

Guided tours for Adults

Adults and Seniors 55+
Book a tour for your club, group or family!  We’ve recently expanded our tours to ensure they are inspiring, educational and fun! Group size required:  6-60 adults divided into equal sub-groups of approximately 10 adults per group
$12 per adult (18+)
$11 per seniors (55+) or student (13+)
$8 per child (3-12)

General Tour - Unusual and intriguing plants in our collection are highlighted, along with popular favorites. Find out more about our interesting history and exhibits as well.
History Tour - Focus on Buffalo’s rich history and the role the Gardens played in our city’s development.
Tree Tour - Explore and learn to identify various tree species while discussing fun facts and the historical significance of the trees in our Arboretum.

Tours must be booked at least three weeks in advance. Call 827.1584 ext. 291 to reserve your program!  All guided tours include admission to the Gardens!

For more information, please contact the Education Department at 716.827.1584 ext. 291 or email kblakely@buffalogardens.com