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    Garden Grounds, Forest & Mitsubishi Wild Wetland Trail

    Guided Tours

    Moore in the Garden
    Explore this outdoor exhibition of the work of famed 20th-century sculptor Henry Moore� Moore in America: Monumental Sculpture at The New York Botanical Garden. Inspired in part by nature’s forms, Moore created large-scale works of abstract art, twenty of which are displayed throughout the Garden grounds. Guided by an instructor, students will investigate some of these works up close, and then create their own inspired art work.
    Grades: 3�; Tuesday–Friday; Availability: September 9–October 31; Location: Garden Grounds; Session I: 10:15�1:15 a.m.; Fee per class: $100; CT-401

    Sensory Walk
    What are the important tools both scientists and students carry with them everywhere they go? Their senses, of course! While traversing different areas of the Botanical Garden, students participate in activities designed to enhance their sensory awareness. Using their eyes, noses, ears, and fingers, they deepen their observational skills and experience different aspects of nature up close. This one hour tour is adaptable for different learning styles and needs.
    Grades: Pre-K�; Tuesday–Friday; Availability: All Seasons; Location: Garden Grounds; Session I: 10:15�1:15 a.m.; Fee per class: $100; SV-200

    Wooded Walk
    What makes a tree a tree? What are the parts of a tree? What kinds of creatures call trees their home? Discover the answers to these questions and many more as your class explores trees in the Forest. Search for evidence off the many different animals that live in, on, or under trees, and learn some ways to tell one tree from another.
    Grades: 3�; Tuesday–Friday; Availability:All Seasons; Location: Forest; Session I: 10:15�1:15 a.m.; Fee per class: $100; CT-300

    Self-Guided Tours

    Themed Activity Walks
    Explore the wonders of the 250-acre Garden grounds at your own pace. To help structure your visit, download these helpful guides:
    Grades: Pre-K�; Tuesday–Friday; Availability: All Seasons; Location: Garden Grounds; Session I: 10:30 a.m.–closing; Fee per class: $35
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