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Group Visits


Discovery Visits 

For schools, daycares, camps, scouts and other student groups (Pre-K-12).

Looking to explore the Botanical Gardens at your own pace? Book a self-guided discovery field trip! Discovery field trips are led by teachers and chaperones and provide a safe environment for students of all ages and abilities to explore their natural world. Scavenger hunts are also available upon request to enhance student’s learning experience.

Rate: $7 per student, 1 adult is free per every 5 students, additional adults are required to pay regular admission prices

Group must be a minimum of 15 people.

Our team will ensure your reservation and visit go smoothly!  In order to maintain the safest possible environment, all visitors must follow all Safety Guidelines and masks are required at all times when visiting the Botanical Gardens.  

For more information and/or to reserve your experience, please contact the Education Department at 716.827.1584 ext. 730 or email

Guided Group Garden Experience
Groups can add to their reservation by requesting one of our knowledgeable docents/staff members to be available at a visitor stopping point inside the Botanical Gardens.  Our docents/staff members will provide more in-depth information and answer questions about our plant collection and historic landmark.  One of our team members will meet and greet your group when you arrive and will provide walking tour booklets with in-depth details about our amazing plant collection for each member of your group and show you where you will find your docents/staff members. 

Group must be a minimum of 15 people.

Each added docent/staff member - $20 each 

Group visits during normal business hours 10am-4pm please contact: or 716.827.1584 ext. 730  

Group visits outside of our normal business hours please contact: or 716.827.1584 ext. 220